The storage and use of corrosive materials shall be in accordance with this rule. Compressed gases shall also comply with rule 1301:7-7-30 of the Administrative Code.
1. Display and storage in Group M and storage in Group S occupancies complying with paragraph (C)(11)(2703.11) of rule 1301:7-7-27 of the Administrative Code.
2. Stationary storage battery systems in accordance with paragraph (H)(608) of rule 1301:7-7-06 of the Administrative Code.
3. This rule shall not apply to R-717 (ammonia) where used as a refrigerant in a refrigeration system (see paragraph (F)(606) of rule 1301:7-7-06 of the Administrative Code).
The following word and term shall, for the purposes of this rule and as used elsewhere in this code, have the meaning shown herein.
“Corrosive.” A chemical that causes visible destruction of, or irreversible alterations in, living tissue by chemical action at the point of contact. A chemical shall be considered corrosive if, when tested on the intact skin of albino rabbits by the method described in DOTn 49 CFR 173.137 as listed in rule 1301:7-7-47 of the Administrative Code, such chemical destroys or changes irreversibly the structure of the tissue at the point of contact following an exposure period of 4 hours. This term does not refer to action on inanimate surfaces.
Outdoor use of corrosive materials shall be located in accordance with paragraph (D)(2)(b)(3104.2.2) of this rule.
Effective Date: November 1, 2011
Prior Effective Dates: 7/1/79; 6/1/85; 7/11/87; 6/15/92; 7/1/93; 9/1/95; 1/9/98; 11/20/98; 1/3/00; 4/30/01; 9/1/05; 7/1/07