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  • AS/NZS 3833:1998

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    The storage and handling of mixed classes of dangerous goods in packages and intermediate bulk containers

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Superseded date:  30-06-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1998

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Provides requirements and recommendations for the storage and handling of mixed classes of dangerous goods, in packages and intermediate bulk containers (IBCs), of Classes 1.4S, 3, 4, 5, 6.1, 8 and 9 and aerosols, when two or more classes are kept in the same store. Recommendations for the segregation of dangerous goods within the store, and safe separation distances to protected places, boundaries and ignition sources are given. Precautions for the handling of dangerous goods and outlines of fire protection requirements and clean-up procedures are also provided.

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    This Standard sets out requirements and recommendations for the safe storage and handling of dangerous goods (i.e. substances that are classified as dangerous goods in the UN Recommendations on the transport of dangerous goods and listed in theAustralian Dangerous Goods Code (ADG Code)/NZS 5433, in packages and intermediate bulk containers (IBCs) of up to 1.5 m3capacity, where more than one class of dangerous goods are kept.NOTE: An outline of the classes of dangerous goods is given in Appendix A.

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    Committee CH-009
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

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    First published as AS/NZS 3833:1998.

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS 1940-1993 The storage and handling of flammable and combustible liquids
    AS 1841.6-1992 Portable fire extinguishers - Carbon dioxide type
    AS 1680.2.0-1990 Interior lighting - Recommendations for specific tasks and interiors
    AS 2444-1995 Portable fire extinguishers and fire blankets - Selection and location
    AS/NZS 1801:1997 Occupational protective helmets
    AS 2359.12-1996 Powered industrial trucks Hazardous areas
    AS 4214.2-1995 Gaseous fire extinguishing systems - Inergen (IG-541) total flooding systems
    AS 2919-1987 Industrial clothing
    AS/NZS 1715:1994 Selection, use and maintenance of respiratory protective devices
    AS 1674.1-1997 Safety in welding and allied processes Fire precautions (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 1337:1992 Eye protectors for industrial applications
    AS 2865-1995 Safe working in a confined space
    AS 1530.4-1990 Methods for fire tests on building materials, components and structures - Fire-resistance tests of elements of building construction
    AS 4214.3-1995 Gaseous fire extinguishing systems - Carbon dioxide systems
    AS 4214.1-1995 Gaseous fire extinguishing systems - General requirements
    AS 4214.5-1995 Gaseous fire extinguishing systems - NAF S-III (HCFC Blend A) Total flooding systems
    AS 2430.2-1986 Classification of hazardous areas - Combustible dusts
    AS 2419.1-1994 Fire hydrant installations - System design, installation and commissioning
    AS 1841.4-1992 Portable fire extinguishers - Foam type
    AS 1850-1981 Portable fire extinguishers - Classification, rating and fire testing
    AS 1670.2-1997 Fire detection, warning, control and intercom systems - System design, installation and commissioning - Local fire
    AS 4326-1995 The storage and handling of oxidizing agents
    AS 3765.2-1990 Clothing for protection against hazardous chemicals - Limited protection against specific chemicals
    AS 3000-1986 Electrical installations - Buildings, structures and premises (known as the SAA Wiring Rules) (incorporating Amdt 1)
    AS/NZS 1841.2:1997 Portable fire extinguishers - Specific requirements for water type extinguishers
    AS 2118-1982 Automatic fire sprinkler systems (known as the SAA Code for Automatic Fire Sprinkler Systems)
    AS 1939-1990 Degrees of protection provided by enclosures for electrical equipment (IP Code)
    AS 4332-1995 The storage and handling of gases in cylinders
    AS 2210-1980 Safety footwear (incorporating Amdts 1 and 2)
    AS 2714-1993 The storage and handling of hazardous chemical materials - Class 5.2 substances (organic peroxides)
    AS 1319-1994 Safety signs for the occupational environment (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 4265-1995 Wheeled fire extinguishers (Reconfirmed 2021)
    AS 3780-1994 The storage and handling of corrosive substances
    AS 2941-1995 Fixed fire protection installations - Pumpset systems
    AS 1530.1-1994 Methods for fire tests on building materials, components and structures Combustibility test for materials
    AS 1603.5-1996 Automatic fire detection and alarm systems - Manual call points
    AS 3765.1-1990 Clothing for protection against hazardous chemicals - Protection against general or specific chemicals
    AS 1580.301.1-1992 Paints and related materials - Methods of test - Non-volatile content by mass
    AS 1851.3-1985 Maintenance of fire protection equipment - Automatic fire sprinkler systems
    AS 2441-1988 Installation of fire hose reels
    AS 2430.1-1987 Classification of hazardous areas - Explosive gas atmospheres
    AS 4214.4-1995 Gaseous fire extinguishing systems - FM-200 (HFC-227ea) Systems
    AS 1670.1-1995 Fire detection, warning, control and intercom systems - System design, installation and commissioning - Fire
    AS 1851.1-1995 Maintenance of fire protection equipment - Portable fire extinguishers and fire blankets
    AS 1841.5-1992 Portable fire extinguishers - Powder type
    AS/NZS 1221:1997 Fire hose reels (Reconfirmed 2020)
    AS 1674.2-1990 Safety in welding and allied processes - Electrical
    AS/NZS 1716:1994 Respiratory protective devices
    AS 2161-1978 Industrial safety gloves and mittens (excluding electrical and medical gloves)
    AS 1800-1981 The selection, care and use of industrial safety helmets
    AS 1216-1995 Class labels for dangerous goods

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    AS/NZS 2243.10:2004 Safety in laboratories Storage of chemicals
    AS 1216-2006 Class labels for dangerous goods
    AS/NZS 2243.1:2005 Safety in laboratories Planning and operational aspects
    AS/NZS 4681:2000 The storage and handling of Class 9 (miscellaneous) dangerous goods and articles
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