Standard for the Prevention of Fires and Explosions in Wood Processing and Woodworking Facilities
What is NFPA 664?
This standard provides requirements for fire and explosion prevention and protection of industrial, commercial, or institutional facilities that process wood or manufacture wood products in order to protect life, property, and mission continuity.
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What does NFPA 664 address?
Construction, operation, and protection requirements include provisions for compartmentation; means of egress; prevention of ignition and control of ignition sources; processes, operations, and special systems; fire protection; human element; and housekeeping. NFPA 664 also contains criteria for a performance-based design option.
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