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New NFPA 61: Incorporating Requirements of NFPA 652

When: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 at 3:00pm EDT

The 2017 edition of NFPA 61, Standard for the Prevention of Fires and Explosions in Agricultural and Food Processing Facilities has incorporated the key requirements of the recently issued NFPA 652, Standard on the Fundamentals of Combustible Dusts. This webinar will address these overarching requirements and helps participants navigate through some compliance options.

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NFPA 652 – After the DHA – Management Systems

When: Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 2:00pm EDT

The NFPA 652 standard was issued in 2015 to cover all combustible particulates. Those who follow this standard must complete a Dust Hazard Analysis of those operations where a dust explosion hazard exists before September 7, 2018. But what is required after the DHA has been completed? This webinar will address those safe management systems needed to ensure continued safe combustible dust operations.

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Dust Explosion Codes & Standards: Ensuring Regional Compliance and Global Consistency

When: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 at 11:00am EDT

This webinar will look at the requirements of the new NFPA 652 standard and help compare it to the European ATEX directive; highlighting the main similarities and differences and how it may affect your sites and global internal compliance programs.

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How Can Dust Testing Help You Assess Your Risk of Flash Fire/Explosion

When: Wed, Oct 4, 2017 at 2:00pm EDT

NFPA 652, The Standard on the Fundamentals of Combustible Dust, requires the owner/operator of a facility, where materials that have been determined to be combustible or explosible in nature are present, to conduct a dust hazard assessment (DHA) to evaluate the fire, deflagration and explosion hazards associated with the equipment in the plant and to provide recommendations to manage these hazards. This webinar will focus on a description of the types of tests that can be conducted and how the results can be analyzed in order to effectively determine if a hazard exists and, if this is the case, how to effectively manage the risk.

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Best Practices for the Management of Electrostatic Hazards of Powders and Liquids

When: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 at 2:00pm EST

Electrostatic energy is everywhere; in our home, car and factory. This energy can be a minor nuisance or it can be particularly deadly when discharged in combination with the right flammable atmosphere. This webinar shall outline the background of how electrostatic energy manifests itself as an ignition source. Then we’ll provide practical best practices for avoidance and management of electrostatic ignition hazards.

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