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Safety for Anhydrous Ammonia Application Equipment
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgASAE ANSI/ASABE S620 March 2017
Keywords: anhydrous ammonia, safety, NH3, nitrogen, hitching, nurse tanks, toolbars, nurse tank wagons, break-away couplers, toolbars, applicators, distribution system, controls, fertilizer
1 Purpose and scope
1.1 The purpose of this standard is to establish the safety requirements for implements of husbandry used in the local transport and application of anhydrous ammonia for agricultural fertilizer.
1.2 This standard does not cover bulk storage and handling equipment, manufacture of, or over-the-road bulk transport equipment (other than implements of husbandry) for anhydrous ammonia.
1.3 This standard is applicable to new equipment manufactured and assembled after the publication of this standard.(Download PDF) (Export to EndNotes)