BAAQMD RULE 8-5 STORAGE OF ORGANIC LIQUIDS
LAST REVISED 01/20/93

REGULATION 8

ORGANIC COMPOUNDS

RULE 5

STORAGE OF ORGANIC LIQUIDS

INDEX

8-5-100 GENERAL

8-5-200 DEFINITIONS

8-5-300 STANDARDS

8-5-400 ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS

8-5-500 MONITORING AND RECORDS

8-5-600 MANUAL OF PROCEDURES



REGULATION 8

ORGANIC COMPOUNDS

RULE 5

STORAGE OF ORGANIC LIQUIDS

(Adopted January 1, 1978)

8-5-100 GENERAL

8-5-200 DEFINITIONS

8-5-300 STANDARDS

8-5-400 ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS

8-5-500 MONITORING AND RECORDS

8-5-600 MANUAL OF PROCEDURES

TABLE I

STORAGE TEMPERATURE VERSUS TRUE VAPOR PRESSURE (TVP)

TVP Reference Gravity Property IBP Max. Temp oF Not to Exceed
Psia 0API oF 0.5 Psia 1.5
Crude Oils * - - - -
San Joaquin Valley - 390 249 -
Middle Distillates
Kerosene 42.5 350 195 250
Diesel 36.4 372 230 290
Gas Oil 26.2 390 249 310
Stove Oil 23 421 275 340
Jet Fuels
JP-1 43.1 330 165 230
JP-3 54.7 110 - 25
JP-4 51.5 150 20 68
JP-5 39.6 355 205 260
JP-7 44-50 360 205 260
Fuel Oil
No. 1 42.5 350 195 250
No. 2 36.4 372 230 290
No. 3 26.2 390 249 310
No. 4 23 421 275 340
No. 5 19.9 560 380 465
No. 6 16.2 625 450 -
Asphalts
60-100 pen. - - 490 550
120-150 pen. - - 450 500
200-300 pen. - - 360 420
Organic Compounds Density

(lb/gal)

Gravity

0API

IBP

0F

Max. Temp. 0F Not to Exceed TVP

0.5 Psia 1.5 Psia

Acetone 6.6 47 133 - 35
Acrylonitrile 6.8 41.8 173 30 62
Benzene 7.4 27.7 176 34 70
Carbon Disulfide 10.6 22.1 116 - 10
Carbon Tetrachloride 13.4 - 170 20 63
Chloroform 12.5 - 142 - 40
Cyclohexane 6.5 49.7 177 30 65
1,2 Dichloroethane 10.5 - 180 35 75
Ethyl Acetate 7.5 23.6 171 38 70
Ethyl Alcohol 6.6 47.0 173 55 85
Isopropyl Alcohol 6.6 47.0 181 62 95
Methyl Alcohol 6.6 47.0 148 30 62
Methyl Ethyl Ketone 6.7 44.3 175 30 70
Toluene 7.3 30 231 75 120
Vinylacetate 7.8 19.6 163 30 65
* True vapor pressure for crude oils should be determined from the specific crude slate.