1999 NFPA 485 Standard
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    NFPA 485: Standard for the Storage, Handling, Processing, and Use of Lithium Metal provides requirements to prevent fires and explosions associated with lithium storage, handling, and processing. The standard also presents requirements for how both the fire service and plant personnel should respond to a lithium fire. (12 pp., 1999)

  • Table of Contents (1999 Edition)

    NFPA 485 Standard for the Storage, Handling, Processing, and Use of Lithium Metal, 1999 Edition

    Chapter 1 General
    Chapter 2 General Precautions
    Chapter 3 Building Construction
    Chapter 4 Handling or Processing of Solid or Molten Lithium
    Chapter 5 Storage of Solid or Molten Lithium
    Chapter 6 Fire Protection
    Chapter 7 Personal Protective Equipment for Molten and Solid Lithium Handling Operations
    Chapter 8 Referenced Publications
    Appendix A Explanatory Material
    Appendix B Referenced Publications
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