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

Corrosive liquids and acid attacks

Ministers consider restricting sales of corrosive liquids to prevent acid attacks Recent headlines in the press are suggesting that corrosive liquids may be restricted or banned in the future to prevent further violent acid attacks that are now on the increase. At first, this does sound like a good idea as stopping gang members, jilted (mostly male) partners and thugs … Read More