CODES

ADOPTS WITH AMENDMENTS:

International Mechanical Code 2009 (IMC 2009)

This chapter lists the codes and standards that are referenced in various sections of this document. The standards are listed herein by the promulgating agency of the standard, the standard identification, the effective date and the title. The application of the referenced standards shall be as specified in Section 102.5 of the building code.

When indicated in the OMC, the following codes refer to provisions in the listed chapters of the Administrative Code:

Referenced CodeOhio Administrative Code Chapters
Building Code4101:1-1 to 4101:1-35
Fire Code1301:7-1 to 1301:7-7
Ohio Boiler and Pressure Vessel Rules4101:4-1 to 4101:4-10
Plumbing Code4101:3-1 to 4101:3-13

ACCA

Air Conditioning Contractors of America
2800 Shirlington Road, Suite 300
Arlington VA 22206
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

Manual D—95

Residential Duct Systems

183—2007

Peak Cooling and Heating Load Calculations in Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings

AHRI

Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute
4100 North Fairfax Drive, Suite 200
Arlington VA 22203
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

700—06

Purity Specifications for Fluorocarbon and Other Refrigerants

ANSI

American National Standards Institute
11 West 42nd Street
New York NY 10036
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

Z21.8—1994 (R2002)

Installation of Domestic Gas Conversion Burners

ASHRAE

American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.
1791 Tullie Circle, NE
Atlanta GA 30329
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

Handbook—2009

ASHRAE Fundamentals Handbook—2005

15—2010

Safety Standard for Refrigeration Systems

34—2010

Designation and Safety Classification of Refrigerants

62.1—2010

Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality

62.2—2010

Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality in Low-rise Residential Buildings

170—2008

Ventilation of Health Care Facilities (with addendums a through h–2011)

ASME

American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Three Park Avenue
New York NY 10016-5990
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

B1.20.1—1983 (R2006)

Pipe Threads, General Purpose (Inch)

B16.3—2006

Malleable Iron Threaded Fittings, Classes 150 & 300

B16.5—2009

Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings NPS 1/2 through NPS 24—

B16.9—2007

Factory Made Wrought Steel Buttwelding Fittings

B16.11—2009

Forged Fittings, Socket-welding and Threaded

B16.15—2006

Cast Bronze Threaded Fittings

B16.18—2001 (Reaffirmed 2005)

Cast Copper Alloy Solder Joint Pressure Fittings

B16.22—2001 (Reaffirmed 2005)

Wrought Copper and Copper Alloy Solder Joint Pressure Fittings

B16.23—2002 (Reaffirmed 2006)

Cast Copper Alloy Solder Joint Drainage Fittings DWV

B16.24—2006

Cast Copper Alloy Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings: Class 150, 300, 400, 600, 900, 1500 and 2500

B16.26—2006

Cast Copper Alloy Fittings for Flared Copper Tubes

B16.28—1994

Wrought Steel Buttwelding Short Radius Elbows and Returns

B16.29—2007

Wrought Copper and Wrought Copper Alloy Solder Joint Drainage Fittings-DWV

B31.9—2010

Building Services Piping

BPVC—2010

Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code

BPVC Section IX—2010

Welding and Brazing Qualifications

CSD-1—2009

Controls and Safety Devices for Automatically Fired Boilers

ASSE

American Society of Sanitary Engineering
901 Canterbury, Suite A
Westlake OH 44145
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

1017—09

Performance Requirements for Temperature Actuated Mixing Valves for Hot Water Distribution Systems

ASTM

ASTM International
100 Barr Harbor Drive
West Conshohocken PA 19428
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

A 53/A 53M—10

Specification for Pipe, Steel, Black and Hot-dipped, Zinc-coated Welded and Seamless

A 106/A106M—10

Specification for Seamless Carbon Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service

A 126—04 (2009)

Specification for Gray Iron Castings for Valves, Flanges and Pipe Fittings

A 254—97 (2007)

Specification for Copper Brazed Steel Tubing

A 420/A 420M—10

Specification for Piping Fittings of Wrought Carbon Steel and Alloy Steel for Low-Temperature Service

A 539—99

Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Coiled Steel Tubing for Gas and Fuel Oil Lines

B 32—08

Specification for Solder Metal

B 42—10

Specification for Seamless Copper Pipe, Standard Sizes

B 43—09

Specification for Seamless Red Brass Pipe, Standard Sizes

B 68—02

Specification for Seamless Copper Tube, Bright Annealed

B 75—02

Specification for Seamless Copper Tube

B 88—09

Specification for Seamless Copper Water Tube

B 135—10

Specification for Seamless Brass Tube

B 251—10

Specification for General Requirements for Wrought Seamless Copper and Copper-alloy Tube

B 280—08

Specification for Seamless Copper Tube for Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Field Service

B 302—07

Specification for Threadless Copper Pipe, Standard Sizes

B 813—10

Specification for Liquid and Paste Fluxes for Soldering of Copper and Copper Alloy Tube

C 315—07

Specification for Clay Flue Liners and Chimney Pots

C 411—05

Test Method for Hot-surface Performance of High-temperature Thermal Insulation

D 56—05 (2010)

Test Method for Flash Point by Tag Closed Tester

D 93—10a

Test Method for Flash Point of Pensky-Martens Closed Cup Tester

D 1527—99(2005)

Specification for Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene (ABS) Plastic Pipe, Schedules 40 and 80

D 1693—08

Test Method for Environmental Stress-Cracking of Ethylene Plastics

D 1785—06

Specification for Poly (Vinyl Chloride)(PVC) Plastic Pipe, Schedules 40, 80 and 120

D 2235—04

Specifications for Solvent Cement for Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene (ABS) Plastic Pipe and Fittings

D 2241—09

Specification for Poly (Vinyl Chloride)(PVC) Pressure-rated Pipe (SDR-Series)

D 2282—99(2005)

Specification for Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene (ABS) Plastic Pipe (SDR-PR)

D 2412—10

Test Method for Determination of External Loading Characteristics of Plastic Pipe by Parallel-plate Loading

D 2447—03

Specification for Polyethylene (PE) Plastic Pipe, Schedules 40 and 80, Based on Outside Diameter

D 2466—06

Specification for Poly (Vinyl Chloride)(PVC) Plastic Pipe Fittings, Schedule 40

D 2467—06

Specification for Poly (Vinyl Chloride)(PVC) Plastic Pipe Fittings, Schedule 80

D 2468—96a

Specification for Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene (ABS) Plastic Pipe Fittings, Schedule 40

D 2513—09a

Specification for Thermoplastic Gas Pressure Pipe, Tubing, and Fittings

D 2564—04(2009)e01

Specification for Solvent Cements for Poly (Vinyl Chloride) (PVC) Plastic Piping Systems

D 2657—07

Standard Practice for Heat Fusion Joining of Polyolefin Pipe and Fittings

D 2683—10

Specification for Socket-type Polyethylene Fittings for Outside Diameter-controlled Polyethylene Pipe and Tubing

D 2837—08

Test Method for Obtaining Hydrostatic Design Basis for Thermoplastic Pipe Materials or Pressure Design Basis for Thermoplastic Pipe Products

D 2846/D 2846M—09b

Specification for Chlorinated Poly (Vinyl Chloride) (CPVC) Plastic Hot and Cold Water Distribution Systems

D 2996—01(2007)e01

Specification for Filament-wound Fiberglass (Glass Fiber Reinforced Thermosetting Resin) Pipe

D 3035—08

Specification for Polyethylene (PE) Plastic Pipe (DR-PR) Based on Controlled Outside Diameter

D 3278—96(2004)e01

Test Methods for Flash Point of Liquids by Small Scale Closed-cup Apparatus

D 3261—10a

Standard Specification for Butt Heat Fusion Polyethylene (PE) Plastic Fittings for Polyethylene (PE) Plastic Pipe and Tubing

D 3309—96a(2002)

Specification for Polybutylene (PB) Plastic Hot and Cold Water Distribution Systems

D 3350—10

Specification for Polyethylene Plastics Pipe and Fittings Materials

E 84—10b

Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials

E 119—10b

Test Method for Fire Tests of Building Construction and Materials

E 136—09b

Test Method for Behavior of Materials in a Vertical Tube Furnace at 750 Degrees C

E 814—10

Test Method for Fire Tests of Through-penetration Fire Stops

E 1509—04

Specification for Room Heaters, Pellet Fuel-burning Type

E 2231—09

Standard Practice For Specimen Preparation and Mounting of Pipe and Duct Insulation Materials to Assess Surface Burning Characteristics

E 2336—04(2009)

Standard Test Methods for Fire Resistive Grease Duct Enclosure Systems

F 438—09

Specification for Socket Type Chlorinated Poly (Vinyl Chloride) (CPVC) Plastic Pipe Fittings, Schedule 40

F 439—09

Specification for Socket Type Chlorinated Poly (Vinyl Chloride) (CPVC) Plastic Pipe Fittings, Schedule 80

F 441/F 441M—09

Specification for Chlorinated Poly (Vinyl Chloride) (CPVC) Plastic Pipe, Schedules 40 and 80

F 442/F 442M—09

Specification for Chlorinated Poly (Vinyl Chloride) (CPVC) Plastic Pipe (SDR-PR)

F 493—10

Specification for Solvent Cements for Chlorinated Poly (Vinyl Chloride) (CPVC) Plastic Pipe and Fittings

F 876—10

Specification for Crosslinked Polyethylene (PEX) Tubing

F 877—07

Specification for Crosslinked Polyethylene (PEX) Plastic Hot and Cold Water Distribution Systems

F 1055—98(2006)

Specification for Electrofusion Type Polyethylene Fittings for Outside Diameter Controlled Polyethylene Pipe and Fittings

F 1281—07

Specification for Crosslinked Polyethylene/Aluminum/Crosslinked Polyethylene (PEX-AL-PEX) Pressure Pipe

F 1282—10

Standard Specification for Polyethylene/Aluminum/Polyethylene (PE-AL-PE) Composite Pressure Pipe

F 1476—07

Specification for Performance of Gasketed Mechanical Couplings for Use in Piping Applications

F 1924—05

Standard Specification for Plastic Mechanical Fittings for Use on Outside Diameter Controlled Polyethylene Gas Distribution Pipe and Tubing

F 1974—09

Standard Specification for Metal Insert Fittings for Polyethylene/Aluminum/Polyethylene and Crosslinked Polyethylene/Aluminum/Crosslinked Polyethylene Composite Pressure Pipe

F 2389—10

Specification for Pressure-Rated Polypropylene Piping Systems

F 2623—08

Standard Specification for Polyethylene of Raised Temperature (PE-RT) SDR 9 Tubing1

AWS

American Welding Society
550 N.W. LeJeune Road
P.O. Box 351040
Miami FL 33135
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

A5.8—2004

Specifications for Filler Metals for Brazing and Braze Welding

AWWA

American Water Work Association
6666 West Quincy Avenue
Denver CO 80235
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

C110/A21.10—08

Standard for Ductile Iron & Gray Iron Fittings, 2 inches Through 48 inches for Water

C115/A21.15—05

Standard for Flanged Ductile-iron Pipe with Ductile Iron or Grey-iron Threaded Flanges

C151/A21.51—09

Standard for Ductile-Iron Pipe, Centrifugally Cast for Water

C153/A21.53—06

Standard for Ductile-Iron Compact Fittings for Water Service

CSA

Canadian Standards Association
5060 Spectrum Way
Mississauga, Ontario Canada L4W 5N6
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

B137.9-M91 CAN/CSA

Polyethylene/Aluminum/Polyethylene (PE-AL-PE) Composite Pressure-Pipe Systems

B137.10—05

Cross-linked Polyethylene/Aluminum/Cross-linked Polyethylene Composite Pressure-Pipe Systems

ANSI CSA America FC1—04

Stationary Fuel Cell Power Systems

DOL

Department of Labor
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
c/o Superintendent of Documents
US Government Printing Office
Washington DC 20402-9325
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

29 CFR Part 1910.1000 (1974)

Air Contaminants

29 CFR Part 1910. 1025

Toxic and Hazardous Substances

FS

Federal Specifications*
General Services Administration
7th & D Streets
Specification Section, Room 6039
Washington DC 20407
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

WW-P-325B (1976)

Pipe, Bends, Traps, Caps and Plugs; Lead (for Industrial Pressure and Soil and Waste Applications
*Standards are available from the Supt. of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402-9325.

ICC

International Code Council, Inc.
500 New Jersey Ave, NW
6th Floor
Washington DC 20001
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

IFGC—09

International Fuel Gas Code (including ICC Emergency Amendment changing IFGC Section 406.7)

IIAR

International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration
1110 North Glebe Road
Arlington VA 22201
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

2—99 (with Addendum A-2005)

Addendum A to Equipment, Design, and Installation of Ammonia Mechanical Refrigerating Systems

MSS

Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve & Fittings Industry, Inc.
127 Park Street, N.E.
Vienna VA 22180
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

SP-69—2003

Pipe Hangers and Supports—Selection and Application

NAIMA

North American Insulation Manufacturers Association
44 Canal Center Plaza, Suite 310
Alexandria VA 22314
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

AH116—02

Fibrous Glass Duct Construction Standards

NFPA

National Fire Protection Association
1 Batterymarch Park
Quincy MA 02169-7471
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

30—15

Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code

30A—08

Code for Motor Fuel-dispensing Facilities and Repair Garages

31—11

Installation of Oil-burning Equipment

37—10

Stationary Combustion Engines and Gas Turbines

58—11

Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code

69—08

Explosion Prevention Systems

70—14

National Electrical Code

72—10

National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code (including TIA 10-4 and TIA 10-5)

75—09

Protection of Information Technology Equipment

82—09

Incinerators and Waste and Linen Handling Systems and Equipment

85—07

Boiler and Combustion Systems Hazards Code

91—10

Exhaust Systems for Air Conveying of Vapors, Gases, and Noncombustible Particulate Solids

92B—09

Smoke Management Systems in Malls, Atria and Large Spaces

96—14

Standard for Ventilation Control and Fire Protection of Commercial Cooking Operations

211—10

Chimneys, Fireplaces, Vents and Solid Fuel-burning Appliances

262—07

Standard Method of Test for Flame Travel and Smoke of Wires and Cables for Use in Air-handling Spaces

704—07

Identification of the Hazards of Materials for Emergency Response

853—10

Installation of Stationary Fuel Power Plants

SMACNA

Sheet Metal & Air Conditioning Contractors National Assoc., Inc.
4201 Lafayette Center Drive
Chantilly VA 20151-1209
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

SMACNA/ANSI—2005

HVAC Duct Construction Standards—Metal and Flexible (2005)

SMACNA—03

Fibrous Glass Duct Construction Standards

UL

Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.
333 Pfingsten Road
Northbrook IL 60062-2096
Standard
Reference
Number
TitleReferenced
in code
section number

17—08

Vent or Chimney Connector Dampers for Oil-fired Appliances—with Revisions through September 1999

103—10

Factory-built Chimneys, Residential Type and Building Heating Appliance—with Revisions through June 2006

127—08

Factory-built Fireplaces—with Revisions through November 2006

174—04

Household Electric Storage Tank Water Heaters—with Revisions through May 2006

181—05

Factory-made Air Ducts and Air Connectors—with Revisions through December 1998

181A—05

Closure Systems for Use with Rigid Air Ducts and Air Connectors—with Revisions through December 1998

181B—05

Closure Systems for Use with Flexible Air Ducts and Air Connectors—with Revisions through December 1998

207—01

Refrigerant-containing Components and Accessories, Nonelectrical—with Revisions through November 2004

263—03

Standard for Fire Test of Building Construction and Materials

268—09

Smoke Detectors for Fire Prevention Signaling Systems—with Revisions through October 2003

268A—08

Smoke Detectors for Duct Applications—with Revisions through April 2006

343—08

Pumps for Oil-Burning Appliances—with Revisions through May 2006

391—10

Solid-fuel and Combination-fuel Central and Supplementary Furnaces

412—04

Refrigeration Unit Coolers—with Revisions through February 2007

471—10

Commercial Refrigerators and Freezers—with Revisions through March 2006

508—99

Industrial Control Equipment—with Revisions through July 2005

536—97

Flexible Metallic Hose—with Revisions through June 2003

555—06

Fire Dampers—with Revisions through January 2002

555C—06

Ceiling Dampers

555S—99

Smoke Dampers—with Revisions through July 2006

586—09

High-efficiency, Particulate, Air Filter Units—with Revisions through August 2004

641—95

Type L Low-temperature Venting Systems—with Revisions through August 2005

710—95

Exhaust Hoods for Commercial Cooking Equipment—with Revisions through February 2007

710B—04

Recirculating Systems

723—08

Standard for Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials—with Revisions through May 2005

726—95

Oil-fired Boiler Assemblies—with Revisions through March 2006

727—06

Oil-fired Central Furnaces

729—03

Oil-fired Floor Furnaces—with Revisions through January 1999

730—03

Oil-fired Wall Furnaces—with Revisions through January 1999

731—95

Oil-fired Unit Heaters—with Revisions through February 2006

732—95

Oil-fired Storage Tank Water Heaters—with Revisions through February 2005

737—07

Fireplace Stoves—with Revisions through January 2000

762—03

Outline of Investigation for Power Ventilators for Restaurant Exhaust Appliances

791—06

Residential Incinerators

834—04

Heating, Water Supply and Power Boilers Electric—with Revisions through March 2006

858—05

Household Electric Ranges—with Revisions through April 2006

867—00

Electrostatic Air Cleaners—with Revisions through May 2004

875—09

Electric Dry Bath Heater—with Revisions through March 2006

896—93

Oil-burning Stoves—with Revisions through May 2004

900—04

Air Filter Units

923—08

Microwave Cooking Appliances—with Revisions through February 2006

959—01

Medium Heat Appliance Factory-built Chimneys—with Revisions through September 2006

1240—05

Electric Commercial Clothes

1261—01

Electric Water Heaters for Pools and Tubs—with Revisions through June 2004

1453—04

Electric Booster and Commercial Storage Tank Water Heaters—with Revisions through May 2006

1479—03

Fire Tests of Through-penetration Firestops—with Revisions through April 2007

1482—10

Solid-fuel Type Room Heaters—with Revisions through November 2006

1777—07

Chimney Liners

1812—09

Standard for Ducted Heat Recovery Ventilators—with Revisions through January 2006

1815—09

Standard for Nonducted Heat Recovery Ventilators—with Revisions through January 2006

1820—04

Fire Test of Pneumatic Tubing for Flame and Smoke Characteristics

1887—04

Fire Tests of Plastic Sprinkler Pipe for Visible Flame and Smoke Characteristics

1978—05

Grease Ducts

1995—05

Heating and Cooling Equipment

2043—08

Fire Test for Heat and Visible Smoke Release for Discrete Products and their
Accessories Installed in Air-handling Spaces

2085—10

Protected Above-Ground Tanks for Flammable and Combustible Liquids

2158—97

Electric Clothes Dryers—with Revisions through May 2004

2158A—2006

Outline of Investigation for Clothes Dryer Transition Duct

2162—01

Outline of Investigation for Commercial Wood-fired Baking Ovens—Refractory Type

2200—12

Stationary Engine Generator Assemblies

2221—10

Tests of Fire Resistive Grease Duct Enclosure Assemblies

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