Code for Motor Fuel Dispensing Facilities and Repair Garages
What is NFPA 30A?
This code helps mitigate fire and explosion dangers by providing safeguards for dispensing liquid and gaseous motor fuels into the fuel tanks of automotive vehicles and marine craft. (Note that NFPA 30A addresses gaseous motor fuels only where dispensed at the same facility as liquid motor fuels.)
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What does NFPA 30A address?
Provisions apply to motor fuel dispensing facilities, both retail and fleet; marine motor fuel dispensing facilities; and motor fuel dispensing facilities located inside buildings and at farms and isolated construction sites. This code also applies to motor vehicle repair garages. Coverage includes storage of liquids; piping for liquids; fuel dispensing systems; building construction requirements; electrical installations; operational requirements; vapor processing and recovery systems for liquid motor fuels; and requirements for CNG, LNG, hydrogen, and LPG.
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