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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter UPart 190Subpart 190.05 → §190.05-20

Title 46: Shipping
Subpart 190.05—General Fire Protection

§190.05-20   Segregation of chemical laboratories and chemical storerooms.

(a) The provisions of this section shall apply to all vessels contracted for on or after March 1, 1968.

(b) Chemical storerooms shall not be located in horizontal proximity to nor below accommodation or safety areas.

(c) Chemical storerooms shall not be located adjacent to the collision bulkhead, nor boundary divisions of the boilerroom, engineroom, galley, or other high fire hazard area.

(d) Chemical laboratories shall not be located adjacent to nor immediately below safety areas. Wherever possible they shall be similarly separated from accommodation spaces and high fire hazard areas such as the galley.

[CGFR 67-83, 33 FR 1125, Jan. 27, 1968, as amended by USCG-2014-0688, 79 FR 58289, Sept. 29, 2014]

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