7. Protection Layers

  1. Center for Chemical Process Safety

Published Online: 29 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118265949.ch7

Guidelines for Engineering Design for Process Safety, Second Edition

Guidelines for Engineering Design for Process Safety, Second Edition

How to Cite

Center for Chemical Process Safety (2012) Protection Layers, in Guidelines for Engineering Design for Process Safety, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118265949.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 16 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470767726

Online ISBN: 9781118265949

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Keywords:

  • ignition control;
  • electrical classification system;
  • pressurized enclosures;
  • energy electrical equipment;
  • SIS life cycle

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Ignition Control

  • Instrumented Safety Systems

  • Pressure/Vacuum Relief Systems

  • Equipment Isolation/Blowdown

  • Effluent Disposal Systems

  • Emergency Response Alarm Systems

  • Fire Protection

  • Deflagration/Detonation Arresters

  • Explosion Suppression

  • Specialty Mitigation Systems

  • Effluent Handling/Post-Release Mitigation/Waste Treatment Issues