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Causes of Static Charge from Liquid Flow and the Precautions Needed

Published on Sept. 7, 2020 By

Electrostatic charge formation in tanks and vessels in which hydrocarbons or chemicals are pumped or stirred is widely recognized as a serious hazard. This electricity, which is generated in tanks during these normal operations, occasionally causes a spark in a tank vapor space.