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Compressed Gas and Equipment
The following references aid in recognizing the hazards associated with compressed gas and equipment.
- Potential Carbon Dioxide (CO(2)) Asphyxiation Hazard When Filling Stationary Low Pressure CO(2) Supply Systems. OSHA Hazard Information Bulletin (HIB), (June 5, 1996). Describes the potential asphyxiation hazard when carbon dioxide is dispensed to supply systems.
- The Use of Polyvinyl Chloride Pipe in Above Ground Installations. OSHA Hazard Information Bulletin (HIB), (May 20, 1988). Describes the hazard when using polyvinyl chloride (PVC) pipe for transporting compressed gases.