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Explosive atmosphere

Mixture with air, under atmospheric conditions, of flammable (combustible) substances in the form of gases, vapours, mists or dusts, in which, after ignition has occurred, combustion spreads to the entire unburned mixture.

References:

  • prEN 14034-1:2002 (E)
 

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