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Jason Reason (Director of Combustible Dust Services, SEAM Group)
Location: Booth 3441
Date: Wednesday, October 7
Time: 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Track: Center Stage
Vault Recording: TBD
The combustible metal and plastic powders used in Additive Manufacturing (AM) processes possess significant fire and explosion hazards. Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJs), such as fire marshals, building code officials, and others often misunderstand combustible dust hazards, misinterpret the fire and building codes, and improperly classify the building compartments as Group H-2 or H-3 High Hazard Industrial Occupancies. Improperly classifying occupancies as high hazard often leads to the implementation of expensive and unnecessary controls to mitigate incorrectly perceived hazards. Attend this presentation to learn: