DOE-HDBK-1081-94, Primer on Spontaneous Heating and Pyrophoricity

Functional areas: Primer, Spontaneous Heating, Pyrophoricity, Combustion, Accident Case Studies
The purpose of the Primer is to provide operations and maintenance personnel with the information necessary to identify and prevent potential spontaneous combustion hazards. Through out the history of industry and the DOE Complex, fires caused by spontaneously heating and pyrophoric materials have occurred, sometimes causing personal injury and significant damage to facilities.

doe-hdbk-1081-94.pdf -- PDF Document, 303 KB

Reaffirmed 2001. Replaced by DOE-HDBK-1081-2014. Project Number 6910-0040.

    ID: DOE-HDBK-1081-94
    Type: Handbook
    Senior Line Manager: Technical Standards Program
    Senior Line Manager Org: Not Provided
    OPI: HS - Office of Health, Safety and Security
    Preparing Activity: Technical Standards Program
    Status: Archive
    Status comments: Replaced by DOE-HDBK-1081-2014
    Approved Date: Nov 22, 1995
    Last Update: Jan 06, 2014
    DNFSB Interest: Yes
    Invoked Standard: No
    Primer on Spontaneous Heating and Pyrophoricity
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