SC20 - Appendix 8
06 Dec 2010






  1. The Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002. More information can be found on the HSE’s website:
  2. The Equipment and Protective Systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres Regulations 1996 (as amended). More information can be found here
  3. PD CLC/TR 60079-32-1:2015 Explosive atmospheres. Electrostatic hazards, guidance
  4. BS 2050 (1978) Electrical resistance of conductive and anti-static products made from flexible polymeric materials.
  5. BS EN ISO 20345:2011 Personal Protective Equipment – Safety Footwear
  6. BS EN 1081:1998 Resilient floor coverings – Determination of the electrical resistance.
  7. BS ISO 2878:2005 Antistatic and conductive products. Determination of electrical resistance.
  8. BS EN 60079-10-1:2015 Electrical apparatus for explosive gas atmospheres Part 10. Classification of hazardous areas.
  9. BS EN 60079-10-2:2015 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dusts. Classification of areas where combustible dusts are or may be present.
  10. BS EN 60079-14: 2014 Explosive atmospheres. Electrical installation​s design, selection and erection
  11. BS EN 60079-0:2012 + A11:2013 Explosive Atmospheres. General Requirements
  12. BCGA Code of Practice CP33 The Bulk Storage of Gaseous Hydrogen at Users’ Premises 2012
  13. HSG 51: Storage of Flammable Liquids in Containers
  14. The following link provides access to information about fire and explosion on the HSE website:
  15. STFC Guidance in the handling of hydrogen and deuterium, see STFC SHE Group

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