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DISCUS Academy – Process Safety Management – Pressure and Vacuum Relief in Pot Still Distillation

December 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

DISCUS recently published a new Pressure and Vacuum Relief in Pot Still Distillation safety guide that is available free to all industry members. This voluntary guide, prepared by the Process Safety Management Working Group of the DISCUS Safety & Risk Management Committee, is the first in an upcoming, broader Process Safety Management Series. These guidance documents will explore different process safety topics and showcase best practices that distillers can implement to enhance their facility safety procedures. This webinar will explore and outline the Pressure and Vacuum Relief in Pot Still Distillation guidance document that is intended to inform distillery owners and operators about the importance of proper pressure and vacuum relief for pot stills. Presenters will provide valuable background information on pressure and vacuum relief valve types, design and selection guidance, and practical considerations to help facilitate safe practices at distilleries with pot stills.

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Learn about process safety management and how it impacts distilleries
  2. Gain an understanding of the importance of proper pressure and vacuum relief for pot stills and measures you can take to ensure safe operation of pot stills
  3. Hear from presenters on tips and considerations for pressure relief and distillery safety procedures
Presenters:

Nicole Austin
General Manager and Distiller
Cascade Hollow Distilling Co. (Diageo)

Kimberly Bucek
Global Process Safety Manager
Diageo

Details

Date:
December 1
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Website:
https://discusacademy.com/courses/48168