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International Fire Code 2015 (IFC 2015)

Part I — Administrative

Part II — General Safety Provisions

Part III — Building and Equipment Design Features

Part IV — Special Occupancies and Operations

Part V — Hazardous Materials

Part VI — Referenced Standards

Part VII — Appendices

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2201.1 Scope

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The equipment and operations involving dust explosion hazards shall comply with the provisions of the Connecticut State Fire Prevention Code and Section 415.8.

2201.2 Permits

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The following term is defined in Chapter 2:

COMBUSTIBLE DUST.
Smoking or the use of heating or other devices employing an open flame, or the use of spark-producing equipment is prohibited in areas where combustible dust is generated, stored, manufactured, processed or handled.

2203.2 Housekeeping

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Housekeeping shall comply with the provisions of the Connecticut State Fire Prevention Code.
The fire code official is authorized to enforce applicable provisions of the codes and standards listed in Table 2204.1 to prevent and control dust explosions.

TABLE 2204.1
EXPLOSION PROTECTION STANDARDS
STANDARD SUBJECT
NFPA 61 Standard for the Prevention of Fires and Dust Explosions in Agricultural and Food Processing Facilities
NFPA 69 Standard on Explosion Prevention Systems
NFPA 70 National Electrical Code
NFPA 85 Boiler and Combustion System Hazards Code
NFPA 120 Standard for Fire Prevention and Control in Coal Mines
NFPA 484 Standard for Combustible Metals
NFPA 654 Standard for Prevention of Fire and Dust Explosions from the Manufacturing, Processing and Handling of Combustible Particulate Solids
NFPA 655 Standard for the Prevention of Sulfur Fires and Explosions
NFPA 664 Standard for the Prevention of Fires and Explosions in Wood Processing and Woodworking Facilities
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