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Combustible Liquids, Flammable Liquids and Flammable Materials

asked Oct 14, 2016 in Engineering by Tadd Pham (5,590 points)
Description of Combustible Liquids, Flammable Liquids and Flammable Materials!

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Combustible Liquids: High flash liquids [flash points 100°F (38°C) or higher] when handled at temperatures more than 15°F (8°C) below their flash point.

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Flammable Liquids: Low flash liquids [flash point below 100°F (38°C)]; and high flash liquids [flash point 100°F (38°C) or higher] when handled at temperatures above or within 15°F (8°C) of their flash point.

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Flammable Materials: Flammable liquids; hydrocarbon vapors; and other vapors, (i.e., hydrogen and carbon disulfide) that are readily ignitable when released to atmosphere.

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answered Feb 5, 2017 by Tadd Pham (5,590 points)
This category includes high flash stocks such as kerosene, some jet fuels, heating oils, heavy fuel oils, lubricating oils, transformer oils, and some asphalts.
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