Belize Bureau of Standards: Draft Standards for LPG
1) Draft Specification for Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)
This specification covers those products commonly referred to as liquefied petroleum gases consisting of propane, propene (propylene), butane and mixtures of those materials. Three basic types of liquefied petroleum gases are provided to cover the common use applications which is applicable to products intended for use as domestic, commercial and industrial heating and engine fuels.
2) Draft Specification for the Marking and Labelling of Gas Cylinders
This standard specifies the requirements for the labelling and marking of industrial and domestic gas cylinders for identification of contents and associated hazards. It covers fixed or portable cylinders intended for the storage or transport of compressed gases.
3) Draft Specification for Inspection, Testing and Requalification of Portable Containers for LPG
This standard specifies the minimum requirements for the periodic inspection, testing and requalification of containers of liquefied petroleum gases to verify their integrity for further service.
4) Draft Specification for Filling, Handling, Storage, Transportation and Location of Portable Cylinders for LPG
This standard covers basic safety requirements for the filling, handling and storage of portable cylinders of Liquefied Petroleum Gases (LPG) at the cylinder filling plants and the positioning of cylinders at the premises of the consumers. Where the word “cylinder” is used the reference is to “portable cylinders”.
Visit the Belize Bureau of Standards website to view the Draft Standards.