• Part Number:
  • Part Number Title:
    Occupational Safety and Health Standards
  • Subpart:
    1910 Subpart R
  • Subpart Title:
    Special Industries
  • Standard Number:
  • Title:
    National consensus standards
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Appendix B to § 1910.272 Grain Handling Facilities

National Consensus Standards

The following table contains a cross-reference listing of current national consensus standards which provide information that may be of assistance to grain handling operations. Employers who comply with provisions in these national consensus standards that provide equal or greater protection than those in § 1910.272 will be considered in compliance with the corresponding requirements in § 1910.272.

Subject National consensus
Grain elevators and facilities handling bulk raw agricultural commodities ANSI/NFPA 61B
Feed mills ANSI/NFPA 61C
Facilities handling agricultural commodities for human consumption ANSI/NFPA 61D
Pneumatic conveying systems for agricultural commodities ANSI/NFPA 66
Guide for explosion venting ANSI/NFPA 68
Explosion prevention systems ANSI/NFPA 69
Dust removal and exhaust systems ANSI/NFPA 91