Environmental Health & Safety

Testing Guide Explores Necessary Data For Managing Hazards

By Chemical Processing Staff

Oct 24, 2016

One essential component for establishing an effective process safety management system within an organization is having appropriate data and information in all related process safety areas, according to Dekra Insight. To that end, the company releases a Testing Guide for Management of Flash Fires, Explosions, and Runaway Reactions that addresses the process safety data necessary for the effective understanding and management of flash fires, explosions, runaway reactions and accidental release of energy and toxic materials.

The white paper also includes information around:

-       Flammability/explosibility tests

-       Ignition sensitivity tests

-       Explosion pressure and severity data

-       Laboratory testing of runaway scenarios

For more information, visit: www.dekra-insight.com