NFPA 30B: Code for the Manufacture and Storage of Aerosol Products
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What is NFPA 30B?
NFPA 30B: Document Scope

1.1 Scope. 1.1.1 This code shall apply to the manufacture, storage, and display of aerosol products as herein defined. 1.1.2* This code shall not apply to the storage and display of containers whose contents are comprised entirely of LP-Gas products. A.1.1.2 See NFPA 58, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code. 1.1.3 This code shall not apply to post-consumer processing of aerosol containers. 1.1.4* This code shall not apply to containers that do not meet the definition of Aerosol Container (see 3.3.2). A.1.1.4 This code does not apply to products that can be dispensed as aerosolized sprays that are not packaged in aerosol containers as defined in 3.3.2. This code is not applicable to other applications such as industrial spray adhesives that are dispensed from large [18.9 L–475 L (5–125 gal)] pressurized gas cylinders. There is no assurance that the protection specified in this code will be adequate. 1.1.4.1 Metal containers that contain a product that meets the definitions in 3.3.1 and 3.3.3, but are larger than 1000 ml (33.8 fl oz) shall not be classified as aerosol products, and this code shall not apply to the manufacture, storage, and display of such containers.

This code provides minimum requirements for the prevention and control of fires and explosions in facilities that manufacture, store, and display aerosol products. Official document scope
What does NFPA 30B address?
Criteria cover manufacturing facilities, including gas-filling, product-filling, and packaging operations; storage areas, storage rooms, and warehouses; mercantile occupancies, and operations and maintenance.

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