Course: Combustible Dust Standards
Date/Time: Monday, Sept. 14th; 1-2 pm EST
Registration: Enter your name, title and email address upon logging into webinar (Link below)
Speaker Information: Adam Haroz, EIT, Conversion Technology Inc.
Host: COCHMM, www.cochmm.org
The Central Ohio Chapter of Certified Hazardous Materials Managers is hosting a Health and Safety Webinar on September 14, 2020. The webinar will be held from 1pm-2pm.
The presenter will review the definition and possible origins of combustible dusts, applicable regulatory and consensus standards and typical steps taken to identify and mitigate combustible dust hazards.
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We just had 3 article published recently on Combustible Dust Standards. Enjoy a quick read and get some valuable information.
Combustible Dust Hazards and NFPA Compliance for Storage Equipment — Real World Insight from Team of Industry Experts on Dust Testing, Analysis and Recommendations for Deflagration Venting and Suppression
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
12:00 p.m. (Noon) – 1:30 p.m. ET
This is a FREE webinar.
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The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), nfpa.org, is an organization tasked with developing and maintaining fire protection and life safety standards in the United States and worldwide. In addition to subjects such as sprinkler design, flammable liquid storage, and emergency exit requirements, NFPA has standards that deal specifically with combustible dust; a topic that CTI has been focused on for over a decade. There are several NFPA Standards that address combustible dust: NFPA 652 – Standard on the Fundamentals of Combustible Dust, is the overarching standard that applies to all facilities, and there are also several commodity-specific dust standards (e.g. 61 for agricultural and food, 664 for wood products, 484 for metals). CTI is a principal member of both the NFPA 61 Technical Committee for Agricultural Dust and the NFPA 664 Technical Committee for Wood and Cellulosic Materials Processing and has worked with several of the other committees. All of these standards have updated in 2018 and 2019, and CTI is here to help our clients understand what that will mean for them.
Continue reading “Changes to NFPA Combustible Dust Standards”
Join Jeff Davis, PE, on-line, as he presents “Combustible Dust Hazard Identification and the Dust Hazard Analysis” for the 2020 Digital Dust Safety Conference (Feb. 24).
For More Information: https://www.dustsafetyacademy.com/l152dou3
Come see Jeff Davis, PE present at the International Biomass Conference (Feb. 3-5) in Nashville, TN. He will be presenting “Changes to NFPA Standards for Fire and Explosion Protection” at the workshop on Monday February 3rd and as part of a panel in the general session on Tuesday February 4th.
For more information: http://biomassconference.com/ema/DisplayPage.aspx?pageId=Agenda_Biomass_Conference___Expo#iqiuwy
Several National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards for combustible dust were updated in 2019, including standards applicable to food, agricultural, wood product, plastic, pharmaceutical, and many other industries. The 2020 Editions of NFPA 61, 654, and 664 were all issued in the past few months. (Much like a new car model, the new NFPA editions are typically released in the year before the date of the edition.) Below are some of the major changes to these standards. If you have specific questions about how these changes may affect your facility, CTI’s combustible dust experts are available to talk. Continue reading “Updates to the Combustible Dust Standards”
Title: Combustible Dust Hazards and NFPA Compliance for Storage Equipment
Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1.5 hours
CTI has teamed up with the Fike Corporation and CST to co-host an educational webinar on the ever-growing topic of dust hazards, NFPA Compliance, design approaches and retrofit issues. The webinar will cover:
- Dust Hazard Analyses
- Combustible Dust Deflagration Mitigation Practices
- Dust Hazards for Storage System Design Criteria
CTI’s Director of Engineering, Brian Edwards, joined Dr. Chris Cloney, the Managing Director and Lead Researcher at DustEx Research, to discuss the history of OSHA’s National Emphasis Program (NEP) on combustible dust. In this free, 45 minutes podcast, you can hear Brian and Chris discuss:
- The origin of the combustible dust NEP
- The programs and regulations that were in place before the NEP
- The OSHA rulemaking process
- The challenges of establishing a national standard
- How OSHA is currently regulating combustible dust standards
DSS045: History of the OSHA Combustible Dust National Emphasis Program with Brian Edwards
If you have any questions related to the NEP or combustible dust safety, you can contact Brian at email@example.com.
COMBUSTIBLE DUST SEMINAR | September 19TH | Kansas City, MO
Conversion Technology, Inc. has teamed up with the Fike Corporation and CST to co-host an educational seminar on the ever-growing topic of dust hazards, NFPA Compliance, design approaches and retrofit issues.
Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Immediately following the presentations there will be a LIVE EXPLOSION DEMO!
*Registered attendees who have completed, signed and returned the required forms will be transported to the Fike Corporation remote test site facility for the live demonstration.
✅ REGISTER today via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on Combustible Dust Hazards, please visit us at conversiontechnology.com or call us at 770-263-6330.
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* Additional approvals may be required prior to attending. You must wear closed-toe shoes. Eye and ear protection will be provided. No photos or videos may be taken at the remote test site.