The ATEX Directives: Explosion Safety and Regulation, the European Approach

  1. Center for Chemical Process Safety
  1. N.H.A. Versloot,
  2. A.J.J. Klein and
  3. M. De Maaijer

Published Online: 25 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470924839.ch33

Emergency Planning Preparedness, Prevention & Response

Emergency Planning Preparedness, Prevention & Response

How to Cite

Center for Chemical Process Safety (2010) The ATEX Directives: Explosion Safety and Regulation, the European Approach, in Emergency Planning Preparedness, Prevention & Response, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470924839.ch33

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Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 4 APR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780816909544

Online ISBN: 9780470924839

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Keywords:

  • European ATEX directives;
  • explosion hazard;
  • process safety;
  • harmonized legislation;
  • flammable substances

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Directive 1999/92/EC (ATEX 137)

  • Directive 94/9/EC (ATEX 95)

  • Link Between Directive 1999/92/EC and Directive 94/9/EC

  • Further Information

  • Nomenclature