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1998 CBC Table 3-D

Exempt Amounts of Hazardous Materials Presenting a Physical Hazard
Maximum Quantities per Control Area

USE-OPEN SYSTEMS

MATERIAL CLASS   SOLID lbs.
(cu. ft.)
LIQUID Gallons
(lbs.)
Combustible Liquid II Base N/A 30
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N/A 60
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N/A 30
Cabinet, Sprinklered N/A 60
III-A Base N/A 80
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N/A 160
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N/A 80
Cabinet, Sprinklered N/A 160
III-B Base N/A 3300
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N/A N.L.
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N/A 3300
Cabinet, Sprinklered N/A N.L.
Combustible Fiber (Loose)   Base (20) N/A
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) (20) N/A
Cabinet (unsprinklered) (20) N/A
Cabinet, Sprinklered (20) N/A
Combustible Fiber (Baled)   Base (200) N/A
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) (200) N/A
Cabinet (unsprinklered) (200) N/A
Cabinet, Sprinklered (200) N/A
Cryogenic   Base N/A 10
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N/A 10
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N/A 10
Cabinet, Sprinklered N/A 10
Explosives   Base 0 0
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 0.25 (0.25)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 0 0
Cabinet, Sprinklered 0.25 (0.25)
Flammable Solid   Base *25 N/A
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N/A
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N/A
Cabinet, Sprinklered N/A
Flammable Gas   Base N/A N/A
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N/A N/A
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N/A N/A
Cabinet, Sprinklered N/A N/A
Flammable Liquid I-A Base N/A 10
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N/A 20
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N/A 10
Cabinet, Sprinklered N/A 20
I-B Base N/A 15
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N/A 30
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N/A 15
Cabinet, Sprinklered N/A 30
I-C Base N/A 20
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N/A 40
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N/A 20
Cabinet, Sprinklered N/A 40
Flammable Liquid (Combination)   Base N/A 30
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N/A 60
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N/A 30
Cabinet, Sprinklered N/A 60
Organic Peroxide, unclassified, detonatable   Base 0 0
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 0.25 (0.25)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 0 0
Cabinet, Sprinklered 0.25 (0.25)
Organic Peroxide I Base 1 (1)
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 2 (2)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 1 (1)
Cabinet, Sprinklered 2 (2)
II Base 10 (10)
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 20 (20)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 10 (10)
Cabinet, Sprinklered 20 (20)
III Base 25 (25)
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 50 (50)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 25 (25)
Cabinet, Sprinklered 50 (50)
IV Base 100 (100)
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 200 (200)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 100 (100)
Cabinet, Sprinklered 200 (200)
V Base N.L. N.L.
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N.L. N.L.
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N.L. N.L.
Cabinet, Sprinklered N.L. N.L.
Oxidizer 4 Base 0 0
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 0.25 (0.25)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 0 0
Cabinet, Sprinklered 0.25 (0.25)
3 Base 2 (2)
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 4 (4)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 2 (2)
Cabinet, Sprinklered 4 (4)
2 Base 50 (50)
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 100 (100)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 50 (50)
Cabinet, Sprinklered 100 (100)
1 Base 1000 (1000)
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 2000 (2000)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 1000 (1000)
Cabinet, Sprinklered 2000 (2000)
Oxidizer-Gas   Base N/A N/A
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N/A N/A
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N/A N/A
Cabinet, Sprinklered N/A N/A
Pyrophoric   Base 0 0
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 0 0
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 0 0
Cabinet, Sprinklered 0 0
Unstable Reactive 4 Base 0 0
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 0.25 (0.25)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 0 0
Cabinet, Sprinklered 0.25 (0.25)
3 Base 1 (1)
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 2 (2)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 1 (1)
Cabinet, Sprinklered 2 (2)
2 Base 10 (10)
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 20 (20)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 10 (10)
Cabinet, Sprinklered 20 (20)
1 Base N.L. N.L.
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N.L. N.L.
Cabinet (unsprinklered) N.L. N.L.
Cabinet, Sprinklered N.L. N.L.
Water Reactive 3 Base 1 (1)
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 2 (2)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 1 (1)
Cabinet, Sprinklered 2 (2)
2 Base 10 (10)
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) 20 (20)
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 10 (10)
Cabinet, Sprinklered 20 (20)
1 Base 25 (25)
Sprinklered (no Cabinet) N.L. N.L.
Cabinet (unsprinklered) 25 (25)
Cabinet, Sprinklered N.L. N.L.
Base = Building unsprinklered and no approved cabinet
N.L. = No limit
N/A = Not applicable

* Contact the University Fire Marshal's Office (at 723-0609) for further information regarding the Flammable Solids Report.

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