Tank and Petroleum Use Mishaps

Tank and Petroleum Use Mishaps is published by the Dangerous Goods-Hazmat GroupNetwork at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DangerousGoods. STI/SPFA appreciates their permission to republish it on our website.

It is STI/SPFA’s hope that by learning of the misfortunes of others, the public will gain awareness of the hazards of storage and use of petroleum and chemicals. Refer to the many industry standards and to the fire and building codes for further guidance on safe operating practices for hazardous liquids.

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