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Top Ten Myths about Ignition Sources

What are the fundamental conditions leading to an explosion? What are the most potent potential ignition sources? It is impossible to cover everything there is to know about ignition sources in this short article; however we have focussed on the key things that operations personnel really need to know. Our Process Safety specialists continue to come across situations where there is poor control over ignition sources. In this article we identify some commonly held myths associated with these ignition sources.