Good understanding on hazardous area classifications definitions is essentially important. Every chemical engineer should know about this area in well enough. You should know every inch in the plant site that is classified as hazardous area.
Hazardous Area Classification and definitions in every plant site can be known from engineering documents about the plant facilities. In general, it is included in Electrical section in engineering documents or sometime in safety section.
As per definition, hazardous area is area in plant site, where concentrations of flammable gases, vapors or dusts exist. [Read more…] about Top 5 Solid Resources on Hazardous Area Classifications and Definitions