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Document ID (ISN)50277
CIS number 88-1722
ISBN(s) 0-11-883904-7
Year 1987
Convention or series no.
Title Packaging of dangerous substances for conveyance by road (Revision 1) - Classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances Regulations 1984
Bibliographic information HM Stationery Office, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1987. 22p. Price: GBP 4.00.
Abstract This code of practice covers: packaging requirements; scope of the code; general recommendations (normal handling, dropping of packages, stacking, abrasion or vibration, weather effects, fragile receptacles, plastics used for packaging, packaging liquids, venting, mixed packaging, repeated use of packings, empty packagings); and suitable packaging for particular substances (organic peroxides).
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; United Kingdom; road transport; packing in crates and cases; transport of materials
Descriptors (secondary) organic peroxides; packaging materials; directive; replaced; packing in plastic containers
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Road transportation
Transport of materials