Dangerous Gases

The GT Dangerous Gas Safety Program covers flammable and toxic gases in laboratories and is based on:

  • International Fire Code (which is Georgia law)
  • National Fire Protection Association standards
    • 45 (Laboratories)
    • 55 (Compressed Gases)
    • 318 (Semiconductor Facilities)
  • Prudent Practices in the Laboratory published by National Research Council, 1995
  • Dangerous Gas programs at other research universities

For more information, please contact us.

Document describing the types of equipment and chemicals that require notification to EHS and/or approval of the CESC before purchase

Laboratory safety plan template to be filled out for each lab

Document detailing the requirements and responsibilities relating to the dangerous gas safety program

Pre-Startup Safety Review Tool