Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Lower Explosive Limit

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_7049

Lower limit of flammability or explosibility of a gas or vapor at ordinary ambient temperatures expressed in percent of the gas vapor in air by volume. (Tests for comparative flammability of liquids, UI 340. Laboratories Incorporated Underwriters, New York, 1997) See  Explosive Limits.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA