Chlorine Institute Emergency Kit "A"

SKU: #HMS1496

HazMat Chlorine Institute cylinder emergency kit for US DOT 3A480 & 3AA480 100/150 lb chlorine cylinders.



When there is a chlorine leak in your facility, turn to the trusted Chlorine Institute's emergency kits. The Chlorine Institute Emergency Kit "A" includes devices and tools to contain hazardous leaks in and around a chlorine cylinder valve and in the side wall of chlorine cylinders. Chlorine emergency kit supplies are labeled with a part number, color coded red and stored inside a durable polyethylene kit box.

Available As

  • Chlorine Institute Emergency Kit "A" (HMS1496)


Chlorine Institute Emergency Kit "A" (HMS1496)

  • The Chlorine Institute Emergency Chlorine A Kit is the only chlorine emergency kit for chlorine cylinders that is manufactured to the design specifications of the Chlorine Institute
  • Chlorine Kit "A" devices paired with alternative EPDM gaskets are also suitable for sulfur dioxide cylinders
  • All gaskets made of Viton have a 4 year recommended shelf-life
  • Gaskets are stamped with the date of manufacture
  • Exclusively made by Indian Springs Manufacturing Co. to the Chlorine Institute standards


  • Device #1: Designed to contain hazardous leaks in and around the chlorine cylinder valve
    • Hood and yoke integrated into one piece, allowing for adjusting cap screws independently regardless which chain link is attached
    • Flat base design allows for more stable adjustable platform for chlorine cylinders up to 15" in diameter
    • Lighter, but stronger chain dramatically lessens weight of entire unit
    • Gasket is enhanced with new design to fit better and decrease chances of roll-out
    • Device #2 Fuse Plug Clamp re-designed to fit over standard and "enhanced" chlorine valve styles
    • Fits chlorine cylinders with an oversized neck ring and cylinders with the valve protective housing attached
    • Accommodates a chlorine cylinder up to 15" in diameter with bumped or foot-ring cylinder bottom
  • Device #2: A clamping device to seal leaks at the fusible plug (screwed-in & poured type plugs) on standard and new "Enhanced" style valves
  • Device #8: Patching device to seal leaks in cylinder side wall
    • NEW design: smaller button gasket increase sealing capability while applying less pressure
    • Nylon strap replaces chain to decrease weight and potential pinch points.
  • Tools: Kit "A" also includes a variety of hand tools, inspection seals and additional sealing devices
  • Instruction booklet

Additional Info




Replacement Parts

Replacement gasket sets, special adapters and training devices are available for chlorine and sulfur dioxide cylinders. Ammonia cylinder emergency kits are available with unique sealing devices and proper gaskets. (Call for pricing)


03OE-03-KTCL (Kit, Chemical Leak Control)

public Available for International Sale

Chlorine Kit Return Policy: Chlorine Kits are made-to-order by the manufacturer. DQE is unable to accept returns or exchanges for these products (HMS1490, HMS1496, HMS1497, HMS1498) and may require prepayment at the time of order. Contact DQE for any questions prior to purchase.