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.

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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:
OPI: HS - Office of Health, Safety and Security
Status: Archive
Status comments: Replaced by DOE-HDBK-1081-2014
Approved Date: Nov 22, 1995
DNFSB Interest: Yes
Invoked Standard: No
There are no Directives invoking this standard.
There are no Directives referencing this standard.