AS1596 2014* - The Storage and Handling of LP Gas
The Storage and Handling of LP Gas
This standard sets out:
- requirements and recommendations for the safe storage and handling of LP Gas, in cylinders and bulk tanks.
- requirements for design, construction, commissioning and operation of installations for the storage and handling of LP Gas.
Separate sections deal with above-ground and underground tanks, piping systems, cylinders and their locations, automotive filling installations, and operations.
Appendices cover emergency plans, refuelling, fire protection, impact protection, leakage testing, hazardous areas, driver instructions and the transport and location of exchange cylinders.
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Note: This standard may be required when completing the CPCPGS4011C Design and Size Consumer Gas Installations, CPCPGS4022A - Service Type A Gas Appliances or the Non-Accredited – Type A Appliances Gas Refresher Course courses.