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Geography and the Dangerous Goods Regulations

Did you know that Greenland is part of the Kingdom of Denmark? So, you now ask yourself; what does this...

Karrie Ishmael, CDGP

October is Fire Prevention Month

October has various holidays and national days that are observed throughout the month. For example, in Canada, Thanksgiving is on...

Michael Zendano

Chemical Plant Fire, what can we learn?

This past June, the city of Rockton, Illinois, was rocked by a massive explosion and fire. A chemical plant that...

Elton Woodfine

Limited Quantity FAQ

The Packaging Instruction Sheet

In my previous blog concerning the DOT audit, we looked at the common VIOLATIONS that the DOT auditors find.  Now,...

Karrie Ishmael, CDGP

A Guide to Shipping Cosmetics for the Untrained Consumer

Has this ever happened to you? You just want to send a present to a friend or relative containing a...

Barbara Foster


UN rated packaging… for next time?

I had an interesting question from a client last week. He had approached me to ask about helping prepare an...

Racheal Mani

Get Ready for Safety in Chemistry Class

Summer is still sizzling, but fall is around the corner, and what comes with autumn? That’s right, school. Many students...

Barbara Foster

Shipping Under Special Provision 188

Recently we had one of our loyal customers inquire about shipping lithium-ion batteries by ocean. He said they are not...

Racheal Mani

IATA Publishes List of Changes for 2022

As the sweetness of summer fades, little harbingers of fall have started to make their appearance. Evening draws in a...

Barbara Foster

Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: PHMSA Harmonizing with International Standards

With more changes on the horizon, you may ask yourself, are the dangerous goods regulations ever going to stay the...

Michael Zendano

Limited Quantities are still Dangerous

Recently, a truck (lorry as described in the UK story) was carrying aerosol cans that were being shipped as limited...

Karrie Ishmael, CDGP