ASTM International - ASTM D6268-21
Standard Practice for Handling, Transportation, and Storage of HFC-125, Pentafluoroethane (C 2 HF 5 )
|Publication Date:||1 June 2021|
|ICS Code (Halogenated hydrocarbons):||71.080.20|
significance And Use:
4.1 This practice provides requirements for the handling, transportation, and storage of HFC-125 encountered in distribution through both commercial and military channels. It is intended to insure... View More
4.1 This practice provides requirements for the handling, transportation, and storage of HFC-125 encountered in distribution through both commercial and military channels. It is intended to insure that HFC-125 is handled, transported, and stored in such a way its physical properties are not degraded. Transport may be by various means, such as, but not limited to, highway, rail, water, and air.View Less
1.1 This practice covers guidance and direction to suppliers, purchasers, and users in the handling, transportation, and storage of HFC-125, pentafluoroethane (C2HF5).
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.
FIG. 1 Effect of Temperature on Storage Cylinder Pressure (HFC-125 Mixed with Nitrogen)
Note 1: Applicable to a container fill density of 57.5 lb/ft3 only.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
1.4 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.