EIGA Safety Information 37/19 – Controls on filling carbon dioxide cylinder packages

EIGA members have recently reported several incidents with carbon dioxide cylinder packages, including both single cylinders and bundles of cylinders. The bursting of the cylinder is caused in most cases due to overfilling, in particular for small cylinder sizes, typically less than 5 litres.

This publication lists practices which should avoid the burst of a cylinder.

This publication can be viewed or downloaded on the EIGA Website by clicking here. You can view or download many other EIGA publications at the following address: www.eiga.eu.

25 November 2019

 

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