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Limiting oxygen concentration (LOC)

The Limiting Oxygen Concentration of a dust cloud (LOC) is defined as the maximum oxygen concentration in mixture of a combustible dust and air and an inert gas, in which an explosion will not occur.

Cross references:

  •  EN 1127-1: 1998, EN 1127-2:2002 (E), EN 13237:2003 (E)
 

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