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In addition to the requirements of the International Building Code, detached storage buildings for Class I, II, III, IV and V organic peroxides shall be located in accordance with Table 6204.1.2. Detached buildings containing quantities of unclassified detonable organic peroxides in excess of those set forth in Table 5003.8.2 shall be located in accordance with Table 5604.5.2(1).
TABLE 6204.1.2
ORGANIC PEROXIDES—DISTANCE TO EXPOSURES FROM DETACHED STORAGE BUILDINGS OR OUTDOOR STORAGE AREAS
ORGANIC PEROXIDE CLASS MAXIMUM STORAGE QUANTITY (POUNDS) AT MINIMUM SEPARATION DISTANCE
Distance to buildings, lot lines, public streets, public alleys, public ways or means of egress Distance between individual detached storage buildings or individual outdoor storage areas
50 feet 100 feet 150 feet 20 feet 75 feet 100 feet
I 2,000 20,000 175,000 2,000 20,000 175,000
II 100,000 200,000 No Limit 100,000a No Limit No Limit
III 200,000 No Limit No Limit 200,000a No Limit No Limit
IV No Limit No Limit No Limit No Limit No Limit No Limit
V No Limit No Limit No Limit No Limit No Limit No Limit
For SI: 1 foot = 304.8 mm, 1 pound = 0.454 kg.
  1. Where the amount of organic peroxide stored exceeds this amount, the minimum separation shall be 50 feet.

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