|Document ID (ISN)||78481|
|Convention or series no.
||Recommendations on the transport of dangerous goods - Model regulations [United Nations]
||United Nations Publications, 1211 Genève 10, Switzerland, 12th Rev. ed., June 2001. vi, 732p. Illus. Index.
||Latest update of the "Orange Book" (see CIS 95-1188 for the 9th edition, and CIS 02-531 for the Spanish-language edition). It contains a list of dangerous goods most commonly carried to which a UN identification number has been allocated. It addresses: principles of classification and definition of classes, general packing requirements, testing procedures; marking, labelling or placarding; shipping documents. Special recommendations apply to certain classes of goods. The recommendations do not apply to dangerous goods in bulk.
||dangerous substances; UN; classification systems; labelling; testing; transport of materials
||packing, filling; flashpoints; list of chemical substances; road transport; water transport; international agreements; replaced; glossary; directive; air transport
||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