|Document ID (ISN)||104496|
|Convention or series no.
||International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code
||International Maritime Organization, 4 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7SR, United Kingdom, 2004.
||http://www.imo.org/Safety/mainframe.asp?topic_id=158 [in English]
http://www.storck-verlag.de/download/imdg/imdg_pdf.htm [in German]
||Internet page dedicated to the detailed description of the International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code, which was developed as a uniform international code for the transport of dangerous goods by sea. It covers: classification of dangerous substances; packing and tank provisions; consignment procedures; construction and testing of packagings, portable tanks and road tank vehicles; transport operations. A supplement contains information on related topics, including medical first aid, reporting procedures and the safe use of pesticides. The IMDG Code is mandatory as from 1 January 2004.
||dangerous substances; sea transport; IMO
||packing, filling; directive; first aid; containers
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||IMO|
||Transport and communications
Other equipment and plant
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards