UL 1313
Standard for Nonmetallic Safety Cans for Petroleum Products

DETAILS
Edition Number:3SCC Approved:--
Edition Date:2015-12-16DOD Approved: --
Price Code:BANSI Approved: 2015-12-16
Type:ulstd

  • SCOPE

    1 Scope

    1.1 These requirements cover nonmetallic safety cans that have nominal capacities of 5 Imperial gallons (22.7 L) or less and that are primarily intended to store and handle fuel oil, gasoline, kerosene.

    1.2 Nonmetallic safety cans that are intended to store and handle liquid fuels other than those specified in 1.1 may be subjected to additional requirements not covered in the Standard.

    1.3 These requirements cover cans of two types, designated herein as Type I and Type II.

  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
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    • Cover
    • Transmittal
    • Table of Contents
      • Body
        • INTRODUCTION
          • 1 Scope
          • 2 Glossary
          • 3 General
            • 3.1 Units of measurement
            • 3.2 Components
            • 3.3 Undated references
        • CONSTRUCTION
          • 4 Sizes
          • 5 General
          • 6 Metal Parts
          • 7 Pouring Spouts and Fill Fittings – Type I and Type II Cans
          • 8 Pouring Nozzles – Type II Cans
          • 9 Valves and Valve-Operating Mechanisms
          • 10 Handles
          • 11 Screens or Strainers
        • PERFORMANCE
          • 12 Stability Test
          • 13 Leakage Tests
          • 14 Strength Test
          • 15 Operation Tests
          • 16 Flexible Nozzle Test
          • 17 Permeability Test
          • 18 Drop Test
          • 19 Handle-Strength Test
          • 20 Strength Test of Fill and Pouring Valves and Handles
          • 21 Penetration-Resistance Test
          • 22 Heated-Rod Test
          • 23 Flame Test
          • 24 Heptane-Fire-Exposure Test
          • 25 Protracted-Exposure Tests
            • 25.1 General
            • 25.2 Accelerated air-oven aging
            • 25.3 Ultraviolet-light and water exposure
            • 25.4 Immersion
            • 25.5 Testing
          • 26 Environmental Stress-Cracking Test
        • MANUFACTURING AND PRODUCTION TESTS
          • 27 General
          • 28 Production-Line Leakage Test
        • MARKING
          • 29 General
          • 30 Cautionary
          • 31 Permanence