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Safety Standard for Ground piping Systems Color Coding and Identification

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GSFC-STD-8006
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Baseline
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GSFC - Goddard Space Flight Center
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The purpose of this standard is to establish a common color code and identification system for visual warnings to accompany the written identification of materials in piping systems. The use of this standard will promote greater safety and will lessen the chances of error, confusion, or inaction in times of emergency by providing uniform color code to quickly warn personnel of outstanding hazards inherent in the materials involved. However, this standard does not define the manner or conditions under which these materials may be used safely.
Keywords
pipe, piping, label, mark, identification, hazard, material, fluid, liquid, gas, ASME, PVS, cryogen, color, legend, flammable, combustible, corrosive, toxic, harmful, steam, facility, utility, service, water, compressed, air, fire, quench, suppression
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Office of Primary Responsibility Designee (OPRD)
OPRD First Name
Katherine
OPRD Last Name
Schauer
OPRD Center
GSFC
OPRD Organization Code
380
OPRD Phone Number
OPRD email address
katherine.s.schauer@nasa.gov
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Katherine Suzanne Schauer
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katherine.s.schauer@nasa.gov

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