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CGA - P-1

STANDARD FOR SAFE HANDLING OF COMPRESSED GASES IN CONTAINERS

active, Most Current
Organization: CGA
Publication Date: 1 January 2022
Status: active
Page Count: 34
scope:

This standard is primarily for the users of compressed gases in containers and is based upon accepted good practices. This standard also contains precautions that are applicable to gas suppliers and distributors. It should not be assumed that all applicable safety and security precautions or regulations are contained here.

The term "container" as used in this publication shall refer to portable compressed gas cylinders and liquid containers made in accordance with the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), Transport Canada (TC), or the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) specifications [4, 5, 6].

Additional information on the movement and handling of liquid containers with wheel bases can be found in CGA P-84, Guideline for Safe Handling of Liquid Containers on Wheel Bases [7].

Additional information and requirements contained in CGA P-2, Guideline for Characteristics and Safe Handling of Medical Gases, and other related publications it references should be reviewed when handling medical gases [8].

For the purpose of this publication, the use of the term compressed gas(es) includes cryogenic liquids, refrigerated liquids, and liquefied gases, unless otherwise noted.

Document History

P-1
January 1, 2022
STANDARD FOR SAFE HANDLING OF COMPRESSED GASES IN CONTAINERS
This standard is primarily for the users of compressed gases in containers and is based upon accepted good practices. This standard also contains precautions that are applicable to gas suppliers and...
January 1, 2015
STANDARD FOR SAFE HANDLING OF COMPRESSED GASES IN CONTAINERS
A description is not available for this item.
P-1
January 1, 2008
Safe Handling of Compressed Gases in Containers
This guideline is primarily for the users of compressed gases in containers and is based upon accepted good practices. Some precautions are also applicable to gas suppliers and distributors. It...
P-1
January 1, 2006
Safe Handling of Compressed Gases in Containers
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January 1, 2000
Safe Handling of Compressed Gases in Containers
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January 1, 1999
Safe Handling of Compressed Gases in Containers
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January 1, 1991
Safe Handling of Compressed Gases in Containers
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January 1, 1965
SAFE HANDLING OF COMPRESSED GASES
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January 1, 1965
SAFE HANDLING OF COMPRESSED GASES
This is the 5th edition, as cited, when purchased you will also receive the current edition. Primarily for the guidance of users of compressed gases in cylinders, although some general precautions...

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