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Commercial / Government Diving Compressed Breathing Air / Gas Specifications

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Commercial / Government Diving Compressed Breathing Air Specifications are listed below. If the specification you need is not shown, please Contact Us. We have many more air & gas specifications in our database. If you need a custom specification, Contact Us with your requirements.

Commercial Dive - Selected Air Quality Specifications

Air Quality SpecificationTHCCOCH4CO2H2ODP, °FO2N2OILODOROther
CSA Standard Z275.2-2011 Occupational Safety Code for Diving Operations5 (T)31060033.8-6020-22N/A1NoneHalogenated Hydrocarbons, ppmvPressure Dewpoint, °C
≤5Subtract 5°C from Lowest Temp; Use -5°C as Default
CSA Standard Z275.2-2011 Occupational Safety Code for Diving Operations5 (T)31060027-6320-22N/A0.1None/SlightHalogenated Hydrocarbons, ppmvAtmospheric Dewpoint, °CPressure Dewpoint, °C
5-53Subtract 5°C from Lowest Temp; Use -5°C as Default
Navy A-A-59155-2008 Grade B Nitrogen50N/AN/AN/A25-640.599.5N/ANoneMoisture Content, mg/LParticle Content, >50 µOther
0.02NoneN/A
OSHA 1910.430 Commercial Diving-2004N/A20N/A1000N/AN/A19.5-23.5N/A5None/SlightN/A
US Coast Guard-20032520N/A1000N/AN/A20-22N/A5Not ObjectionableN/A
US Military Diver's Compressed Breathing Air-2005 (SS521-AG-PRO-101)2520N/A1000N/AN/A20-22N/A5Not ObjectionableN/A
US Navy Diving Air-2008 ANU/Certified Sources2520N/A1000N/AN/A20-22N/A5Not ObjectionableN/A
US Navy Diving Air-2008 Commercial Sources2510N/A50027-6320-22N/A5Not ObjectionableHalogenated Compounds, Solvents, ppmvSeparated Water
0.2None
US Navy Diving Manual-2008 Nitrogen Grade A50N/AN/AN/A27-63<0.05≥99.95N/ANoneHalogenated Compounds, Solvents, ppmvSeparated Water
0.02None
US Navy Diving Manual-2008 Nitrogen Grade B50N/AN/AN/A27-63<0.50≥99.50N/ANoneN/A
THC = Total Gaseous Hydrocarbons, ppmvCO2 = Carbon Dioxide, ppmvO2 = Oxygen, volume %HS = Halogenated Solvents, ppmv
CO = Carbon Monoxide, ppmvH2O = Water, ppmvN2 = Nitrogen, volume %Odor = Odor as supplied by customer
CH4 = Methane, ppmvDP = Dew Point, °F at 0 psigOil = Oil Mist & Particulate, mg/m3
(T)Does not include methane.
Air & Gas Specifications referenced above may be viewed and/or purchased from: CSA - Canadian Standards AssociationOSHA - Occupational Health & Safety AdministrationU.S. Navy Dive Manual