SF6 Gas Handling Procedure

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - This module lists procedures required to safely perform installation, inspection, and maintenance work on sulphur hexafluoride (SF6) gas-insulated apparatus. In common with numerous other chemicals used everyday in industry, SF6 gas and its decomposition products present no injury or illness problems it dealt with properly. As with other chemicals, health hazards may exist under particular conditions, if exposure or handling is careless or improper. 
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