|Publication Date:||1 January 2009|
This standard applies to bonding and grounding for the prevention of ESD in an EPA. The procedures, materials and techniques specified in this standard may not be applicable for grounding of electrical sources operating at frequencies above 400 Hz.
The values and limits in ANSI/ESD S20.20 supersede any values and limits contained in this document.
This standard specifies the parameters, materials, equipment and test procedures necessary to choose, establish, verify and maintain an Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Control grounding system for use within an ESD Protected Area (EPA) for protection of ESD susceptible items. This Standard also specifies the criteria for establishing ESD Bonding for protection of ESD susceptible items in field service or other remote operations.