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Document ID (ISN)50807
CIS number 88-1770
Year 1986
Convention or series no. 49 CFR 101.1
Department of Transportation - Research and Special Programs Administration
Title Transportation - Revised Code of Federal Regulations, Title 49, Parts 100 to 177 [USA]
Bibliographic information Superintendent of Documents, US Government Printing Office, Washington DC 20402, USA, 1986. 876p. Illus. Not microfiched.
Abstract This book contains a codification of the general and permanent rules concerning the transportation of hazardous substances, as of 1 Oct. 1986. Parts cover: 101 - Cargo Security Advisory Standards of the Office of Transportation Security; 106 - Rulemaking procedures concerning hazardous material transportation and pipeline safety; 107 - Hazardous materials programme procedures; 171 - General information, regulations and definitions concerning hazardous materials; 172 - Hazardous materials tables (hazard class, identification number, required labels, packaging requirements, maximum quantity per package, water shipment requirements noted for ca. 2500 substances; other tables on specific chemical wastes, chemicals listed by the EPA under the Clean Water Act, and an Optional Hazardous Materials Table for ca. 2200 substances); 173 - General requirements for shipments and packagings; 174-177 - Special requirements for carriage by rail, aircraft, vessel and public highway, respectively. Very thorough indexes.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; transport of materials; USA
Descriptors (secondary) compendium; list of chemical substances; warning notices; rail transport; water transport; air transport; law; standard; road transport
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Compendia of laws and derivative regulations
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Transport of materials