ANSI/ESD S20.20 Compliance
EPA Requirements
_____ Become compliant with ANSI/ESD S20.20:
Establish ESD Protected Area (EPA) wherever
ESDS items are handled
Follow ESD protective procedures when
handling ESDS items
Clearly mark EPA
Limit Access to EPA to Personnel who have been trained
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Example of an ESD Protected Area (EPA)
ESD Bags
Required to transport
ESD sensitive items.
Worksurface Matting
Remove charges from all charged conductors
Aisle Marking Tape
Marks boundaries of an
ESD Protected Area. _
Review previous ANSI/ESD S20.20 Compliance Steps:
1. Training
2. Product Qualification
3. Compliance Verification
4. Grounding Systems
5. Personnel Grounding