Specification of Hazard Labels

IATA Guidance  Document – Specification of Hazard Labels The UN Sub-Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and the ICAO Dangerous Goods Panel have recognised that the width of a line on a label does not impact on safety. The requirement for a line of at least 2 mm in thickness for hazard labels is proving problematic, particularly for air transport. … Read More

December 2017 corrigenda for 2016 IMDG Code

Corrigenda released for IMDG Code 38-16 The IMO have released a December 2017 corrigenda for the 2016 IMDG Code (Amendment 38-16) (see attached IMDG 38-16 Corrigenda Dec 2017). If you have a hard copy of the 2016 IMDG Code you should print this document for use in conjunction with the Code. The revisions are mainly minor updates and corrections to … Read More

ADR Country information

ADR Country information (Competent Authorities, Notifications etc) updated The list of information for each contracting party (country) to the ADR (European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road) has been updated. This list gives details of the competent authorities in each country who are responsible for applying the ADR, and also gives any notifications that they have … Read More