Standards & Compliance

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Brimar Pipe Marker products are in compliance with:

ANSI / ASME A13.1-2015 Scheme for the Identification of Piping System
ANSI Z535.1-2011 Safety Color Code meets ANSI & ASME A13.1 Type and Letter Size requirements: Brimar applies the use of sans serif gothic bold lettering (Arial Bold) when creating our markers to provide high readability and contrast with marker color. meets ANSI & ASME A13.1 Marker Size requirements: Brimar follows the size recommendations supplied on this standard for all of our pipe marking products. meets ANSI & ASME A13.1 Color requirements: Brimar's color selection matches the color scheme specified in the ANSI Z535.1 2007 (ANSI Z53.1) latest standards.

Brimar Medical Gas products are in compliance with:

NFPA 99C 2015 Standard Gas and Vacuum Systems
CGA C-9 Standard Color Marking of Compressed Gas Containers for Medical Use.

Brimar manufactures a complete line of medical gas pipe markers. These markers conform to the NFPA 99C Standard and the CGA C-9 Color Standards. Brimar's medical gas markers are manufactured with the best vinyl, ink and adhesives available to ensure their long life, they are also available in a wide range of colors and designs. Medical Gas Markers were designed to wrap completely around 3/8" thru 2" piping.

Brimar Ammonia Marker products are in compliance with:

IIAR Bulletin #114 2014 Identification of Ammonia Refrigeration Piping & System Components

Brimar's compliance with above standard is complete. We meet all the requirements stated on said standard such as:

  • Marker design; which contains 5 sections, (marker color; physical state, pressure level, pipe system abbreviation and directional arrow)
  • Marker dimensions & materials; we follow the recommended marker and letter size dimensions stated on the standard above to provide a high readability and quick to identify marker. We also use materials rated for high temps, harsh chemicals, and tough weather conditions that will be suitable for ammonia ID systems.

Brimar Underground Tapes are in compliance with:

APWA Uniform Color Code for marking underground utility lines.