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June 1, 2020 - Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods Class 9: Miscellaneous

Lastly, in the dangerous goods classification is the miscellaneous featuring all similarly hazardous items and substances not listed by the other classes. With no subdivisions, Class 9 is... continue reading

May 5, 2020 - Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods Class 8: Corrosive Materials

Categorized in the Dangerous Goods Class 8 is the corrosive materials with no subdivisions like the other classes. These substances are capable of causing acute injuries once exposed to... continue reading

April 7, 2020 - Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods Class 7: Radioactive Materials

After Class 6, there's the dangerous goods Class 7 featuring radioactive materials, which are comprised of unstable atoms capable of transforming their structure off the cuff. Over some time,... continue reading

March 2, 2020 - Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods Class 6: Toxic and Infectious Substances

Consisting of toxic and infectious substances, the dangerous goods class 6 can lead to severe threats to safety and health if mishandled. The goods are divided into two subdivisions: division 6.1... continue reading

February 3, 2020 - Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods Class 5: Oxidizing Substances and Organic Peroxides

Oxidizing substances and organic peroxides are put in the same group, albeit as different divisions. The two substances have hazard potentials because they contain carbons and yield or generate... continue reading

January 6, 2020 - Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods Class 4: Flammable Solids

The descriptions for Dangerous Goods Class 4 Flammable Solids cover solid materials that combust or ignite under the standard situation when the ignition source is present. This definition doesn’t... continue reading

December 2, 2019 - Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods Class 3: Flammable Liquids

The official definition of Dangerous Goods Class 3: Flammable Liquids is any liquids that have 60 degrees Celsius (141 degrees Fahrenheit) flash point or below. When the flash point temperature is... continue reading

November 1, 2019 - Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods Class 2: Flammable Gases

The formal classification of Dangerous Goods Class 2 consists of flammable gases, nontoxic and nonflammable gases, and toxic gases. The transportation laws in various countries, including by the... continue reading

October 7, 2019 - Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods Class 1: Explosive Materials

The United Nations established Explosive Materials as Dangerous Goods Class 1. The main characteristics are a rapid transformation from the solid to hot gas form, creating a destructive blast with... continue reading

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