|Document ID (ISN)||101061|
|Convention or series no.
||Recommendations on the transport of dangerous goods - Tests and criteria [United Nations]
||Recomendaciones relativas al transporte de mercancías peligrosas - Manual de pruebas y criterios [in Spanish]|
||United Nations Publications, 1211 Genève 10, Switzerland, 3rd Rev. ed., 1999. vii, 415p. Illus.
||Third update of the manual grouping the various tests that enable competent authorities to classify dangerous goods depending on their explosive properties (for the first edition, see CIS 89-1429). Amendments to the second edition concern the Koenen test, test 6, calculations of regulation and emergency temperatures, lithium batteries and test methods for determining the dimensions of the evacuation systems of tanks. A new appendix has been included, covering detection methods.
||dangerous substances; explosibility testing; transport of materials; UN
||explosives; in-service testing; storage tanks; compliance tests; lithium and compounds; classification; description of technique; directive; detection; international agreements
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||UN|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
||Transport of materials