AS / NZS 4745 Code of Practice for Handling Combustible Dusts - Western Australia


You may need to comply with this standard if you intend to handle combustible dusts.

This standard is intended to apply whenever combustible dusts are encountered in quantities sufficient to give rise to a fire and / or explosion. This would normally include, but is not limited to, manufacturing plants and processes (where dusts may be generated or used as part of the process) and bulk storage and handling installations.

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Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

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Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

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