5. Approaches to Detector Placement and Configuration

  1. Center for Chemical Process Safety1 and
  2. American Industrial Hygiene Association2

Published Online: 16 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470925157.ch5

Continuous Monitoring for Hazardous Material Releases

Continuous Monitoring for Hazardous Material Releases

How to Cite

Center for Chemical Process Safety and American Industrial Hygiene Association (2009) Approaches to Detector Placement and Configuration, in Continuous Monitoring for Hazardous Material Releases, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470925157.ch5

Author Information

  1. 1

    New York, New York

  2. 2

    Fairfax, Virginia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 30 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470148907

Online ISBN: 9780470925157

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Keywords:

  • detector placement;
  • toxic gas detection;
  • flammable detection;
  • source monitoring;
  • volumetric monitoring

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • General Guidance for Detector Placement and Configuration

  • General Guidance for Toxic Gas Detection

  • General Guidance for Flammable Detection

  • Detector Placement for Source Monitoring

  • Detector Placement for Volumetric Monitoring

  • Detector Placement for Enclosure Monitoring

  • Detector Placement for Path of Travel and Target Receptor Monitoring

  • Detector Placement for Perimeter Monitoring

  • Detector Set Points and Monitoring