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ANSI/ANS-56.8-2002;R2016 (R=Reafirmed): Containment System Leakage Testing Requirements (with errata)

Current Standard, Revision of ANSI/ANS-56.8-1994

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"R" in the numeric designation signifies that the 2002 standard was reaffirmed (recertified) as an American National Standard in 2011 and 2016. No changes can be made to a standard during reaffirmation.
This standard specifies acceptable primary containment leakage rate test requirements to assure valid testing. The scope includes:
  • leakage test requirements;
  • test instrumentation;
  • test procedures;
  • test methods;
  • acceptance criteria;
  • data analysis;
  • inspection and recording of test results.
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