CGA’s G-5.5 Publication Provides Methods for Safe Venting of Hydrogen

Issued in April 2021, the 4th edition of this publication provides the minimum requirements for the safe design, installation, and operation of hydrogen vent systems.

CGA’s G-4.4 Publication Guides the Safe Design, Operation, and Maintenance of Oxygen Pipeline and Piping Systems

Now in its 6th edition, CGA G-4.4 describes the principal risks and hazards associated with oxygen systems and strategies to mitigate those hazards through good engineering design.

CSB Commends CGA for Developing New Process Safety Standard, CGA P-86

During its April 2, 2021 public meeting, the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board commended CGA for developing the new safety publication, CGA P-86, Guideline for Process Safety Management, in response to CSB’s recommendations.

Call for Consensus Body Voting Members: ANS CGA M-1, Standard for Medical Gas Supply Systems at Health Care Facilities

Currently, this ANS consensus body needs voting members from multiple interest categories in order to be able to proceed with this publication.

Call for Consensus Body Voting Members (2021): ANS CGA G-13, Storage and Handling of Silane and Silane Mixtures

Currently, this ANS consensus body needs voting members from multiple interest categories in order to be able to proceed with this publication.

CGA’s C-14 Publication Provides Fire Testing Procedures for U.S. DOT Cylinder Pressure Relief Device Systems

This safety standard outlines how cylinder, valve and PRD combinations are selected for testing, how many combinations are needed and the different types of fire test methods.

CGA’s January & February 2021 Safety Publications (New Releases & Revisions)

Here’s a quick recap of our safety publications issued in the first 2 months of 2021.

CGA’s M-24 Publication Guides Mitigation of Oxygen Hazards in Healthcare Environments

We are providing this safety publication free of charge to help facilitate a safe response to the COVID-19 pandemic at healthcare facilities.

CGA’s G-8.3 Publication Provides for Safe Storage and Distribution of Nitrous Oxide

This standard, now in its 3rd edition, describes the principles and relevant details of nitrous oxide safe storage, handling, and distribution, as well as its properties and hazards.