Solid Bulk Materials
The Code of Safe Practice for Solid Bulk Cargoes (COS) recognizes that certain solid materials transported in large volumes present particular hazards due to their extreme bulk that are not present when shipped in smaller quantities or when packaged. These hazards are maximized when transported in the cargo space of ships without any intermediate containment.
KeywordsPetroleum Coke Spontaneous Combustion Calcium Fluoride Magnesium Hydroxide Calcium Oxide
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