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Main Title Standard test procedures for evaluating leak detection methods : pipeline leak detection systems : final report.
Author Flora, J. D. ; Bauer, K. M.
CORP Author Midwest Research Inst., Falls Church, VA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Underground Storage Tanks.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1990
Report Number EPA 530/UST-90/010; EPA-68-01-7383
Stock Number PB91-113860
OCLC Number 24506637
Subjects Hazardous wastes
Additional Subjects Underground storage ; Storage tanks ; Leak detectors ; Standards ; Test methods ; Underground pipelines ; Test equipment ; Performance evaluation ; Vapors ; Manufacturers ; Monitoring ; Pressure ; Leakage ; Histograms ; Safety ; Compressive properties ; Temperature ; Accuracy
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EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 600/1990.5 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 09/29/2016
EJBD  EPA 600/1990.5 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 09/29/2016
Collation 1 v. (various pagings)
The handbook is one in a series of seven that describes EPA's standard test procedures for evaluating the performance of leak detection equipment for underground storage tanks. For each of the seven leak detection methods discussed in the series a procedure to test equipment in a consistent manner is provided. This edition provides an explanation of how to conduct the standardized test procedure, how to perform required calculations and how to report the results of the test for Pipeline Leak Detection Systems.
Cover title. "September 1990"--Cover. "Office of Research and Development." "Contract No. 68-03-3409"--p. ii.