Ignitable (Flammable) Mixture

A gas-air mixture that is capable of being ignited by an open flame, electric arc or spark, or device operating at or above the ignition temperature of the gas-air mixture. See flammable (explosive) limits.

Source: API RP 14G, Recommended Practice for Fire Prevention and Control on Fixed Open-type Offshore Production Platforms: Upstream Segment, Fourth Edition, April 2007. Global Standards


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