2002 NFPA 432 Code
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  • Description

    NFPA 432: Code for the Storage of Organic Peroxide Formulations presents requirements for the safe storage of organic peroxide formulations. These criteria provide guidance that:

    • Divides organic peroxide formulations into fives classes, with Class I being the most dangerous and Class V the least dangerous
    • Defines different types of allowable storage facilities
    • Sets out fire safety requirements based on the material and facility class, including sprinkler protection requirements
    • Provides rules for maintenance, operation, and electrical requirements

    The Annex material to the code includes a lengthy listed of recommended classifications for typical organic peroxide formulations. (Approx. 23 pp., 2002)


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  • Table of Contents (2002 Edition)

    NFPA 432 Code for the Storage of Organic Peroxide Formulations, 2002 Edition

    Chapter 1 Administration
    Chapter 2 Referenced Publications
    Chapter 3 Definitions
    Chapter 4 Basic Requirements
    Chapter 5 Segregated Storage
    Chapter 6 Cut-Off Storage
    Chapter 7 Detached Storage
    Annex A Explanatory Material
    Annex B Typical Organic Peroxide Formulations
    Annex C Sample Ordinance Adopting NFPA 432
    Annex D Informational References
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