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2012 International Fire Code Commentary

ISBN 13: 9781609830663

ISBN 10: 1609830660

Author: International Code Council (ICC)

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Published: 10/27/2011

Price: $150.00 Add to cart

Description
When the technical requirements of the 2012 INTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE® (IFC®) aren't enough, look no further than the 2012 INTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE® COMMENTARY. In the tradition of the other titles in the International Code Council's highly successful Code Commentary series, the book includes the complete text of the 2012 International Fire Code®, and presents it alongside detailed, in-depth commentaries. These commentaries help users to navigate critical IFC® requirements, explaining why they were developed, their implications, and the problems that can result when they are not followed properly.This book is a must-have for any code official, engineer, architect, inspector, plans examiner, contractor, or firefighter seeking a solid foundation in the 2012 IFC® and its applications.

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Benefits
  • Updated to reflect the 2012 INTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE®.
  • Handy electronic format puts key information a click away.
  • Tables, figures, and detailed illustrations highlight and clarify key concepts.
  • Clear, organized layout of content promotes learning and mastery of topics.
  • Historical and technical background of the code sets the stage for a sound comprehension of the how's and why's of its regulations.
Author Bio
International Code Council (ICC)
ICC is a leading organization dedicated to developing a single set of comprehensive, coordinated national model construction codes. To date, 48 U.S. states have adopted various international codes from ICC.
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Table of Contents
CHAPTER 1 SCOPE AND ADMINISTRATION
CHAPTER 2 DEFINITIONS
CHAPTER 3 GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
CHAPTER 4 EMERGENCY PLANNING AND PREPAREDNESS
CHAPTER 5 FIRE SERVICE FEATURES
CHAPTER 6 BUILDING SERVICES AND SYSTEMS
CHAPTER 7 FIRE-RESISTANCE-RATED CONSTRUCTION
CHAPTER 8 INTERIOR FINISH, DECORATIVE MATERIALS AND FURNISHINGS
CHAPTER 9 FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS
CHAPTER 10 MEANS OF EGRESS
CHAPTER 11 CONSTRUCTION REQUIREMENTS FOR EXISTING BUILDINGS
CHAPTERS 12 – 19 RESERVED
CHAPTER 20 AVIATION FACILITIES
CHAPTER 21 DRY CLEANING
CHAPTER 22 COMBUSTIBLE DUST-PRODUCING OPERATIONS
CHAPTER 23 MOTOR FUEL-DISPENSING FACILITIES AND REPAIR GARAGES
CHAPTER 24 FLAMMABLE FINISHES
CHAPTER 25 FRUIT AND CROP RIPENING
CHAPTER 26 FUMIGATION AND INSECTICIDAL FOGGING
CHAPTER 27 SEMICONDUCTOR FABRICATION FACILITIES
CHAPTER 28 LUMBER YARDS AND WOODWORKING FACILITIES
CHAPTER 29 MANUFACTURE OF ORGANIC COATINGS
CHAPTER 30 INDUSTRIAL OVENS
CHAPTER 31 TENTS AND OTHER MEMBRANE STRUCTURES
CHAPTER 32 HIGH-PILED COMBUSTIBLE STORAGE
CHAPTER 33 FIRE SAFETY DURING CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION
CHAPTER 34 TIRE REBUILDING AND TIRE STORAGE
CHAPTER 35 WELDING AND OTHER HOT WORK
CHAPTER 36 MARINAS
CHAPTERS 37 – 49 RESERVED
CHAPTER 50 HAZARDOUS MATERIALS—GENERAL PROVISIONS
CHAPTER 51 AEROSOLS
CHAPTER 52 COMBUSTIBLE FIBERS
CHAPTER 53 COMPRESSED GASES
CHAPTER 54 CORROSIVE MATERIALS
CHAPTER 55 CRYOGENIC FLUIDS
CHAPTER 56 EXPLOSIVES AND FIREWORKS
CHAPTER 57 FLAMMABLE AND COMBUSTIBLE LIQUIDS
CHAPTER 58 FLAMMABLE GASES AND FLAMMABLE CRYOGENIC FLUIDS
CHAPTER 59 FLAMMABLE SOLIDS
CHAPTER 60 HIGHLY TOXIC AND TOXIC MATERIALS
CHAPTER 61 LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GASES
CHAPTER 62 ORGANIC PEROXIDES
CHAPTER 63 OXIDIZERS, OXIDIZING GASES AND OXIDIZING CRYOGENIC FLUIDS
CHAPTER 64 PYROPHORIC MATERIALS
CHAPTER 65 PYROXYLIN (CELLULOSE NITRATE) PLASTICS
CHAPTER 66 UNSTABLE (REACTIVE) MATERIALS
CHAPTER 67 WATER-REACTIVE SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS
CHAPTER 68 – CHAPTER 79 RESERVED
CHAPTER 80 REFERENCED STANDARDS