|Document ID (ISN)||103999|
||92-1-139106-7 (En); 92-1-239099-4 (Fr)
|Convention or series no.
||Recommendations on the transport of dangerous goods - Model regulations [United Nations]
||Recommandations relatives au transport de marchandises dangereuses - Règlement type [Nations Unies] [in French]|
||United Nations Publications, 1211 Genève 10, Switzerland, 14th Rev.ed., 2005. vi, 420p. (Vol. I); vii, 348p. (Vol.II).
||http://www.unece.org/trans/danger/publi/unrec/rev14/14files_e.html [in English]
http://www.unece.org/trans/danger/publi/unrec/rev14/14files_f.html [in French]
||Latest update of the "Orange Book" (for the previous edition in English, see CIS 03-1036). The Model Regulations are annexed to the Recommendations and cover: principles of classification of dangerous goods; packing and tank provisions; consignment procedures; requirements for the construction and testing of packagings and containers; and provisions concerning transport operations. The Regulations include a list of the most commonly carried dangerous goods with the UN identification number, class number and requirements for packagings and containers; Special recommendations apply to certain classes of goods. The recommendations do not apply to dangerous goods in bulk.
||dangerous substances; classification systems; transport of materials; UN
||packing, filling; explosives; flammable substances; radioactive substances; toxic substances; containers; directive; list of chemical substances; testing; international agreements; replaced; glossary; labelling
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||UN|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
Fire and explosions
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
||Transport of materials