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Acetic Acid – Shipping Apple Juice …

… well not quite but it looks like apple juice! I had a client inquire about shipping acetic acid, which...

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Racheal Mani

What to Do if Your Lithium Battery Catches Fire

Lithium Batteries in the News Again Once again lithium batteries are in the news. The FAA is proposing a worldwide...

Michael Zendano
Michael Zendano

Re-packaging Lithium Batteries – A Pain in the Butt!

Shipping Power Drill Batteries as Dangerous Goods Anyone who ships by air these days can relate to the frustrations associated...

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Racheal Mani

TDG-CGSB Standards Review Update Continues

Updates to Packaging Standards for Explosives & Drums In keeping with the move to ambulatory references to quoted standards, Transport...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown

Regulatory Helpdesk: October 9, 2017

Top 4 Questions From the Regulatory Helpdesk Welcome back to the Regulatory Helpdesk where we answer your dangerous goods &...

Karrie Ishmael
Karrie Ishmael

Safety & Emergency Preparedness

Dangerous Times, Dangerous Goods This year has seen environmental disasters that have put millions of people at risk. From the...

Barbara Foster
Barbara Foster

Regulations

Corrosive or Not Corrosive?

What Do the Regulations Say? Normally when considering whether or not a material or substance is to be assigned to...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown

GHS In Canada – Are We There Yet?

WHMIS 2.0 Comment Period It should be no surprise by now that Canada is moving ahead with GHS, or WHMIS...

Toni-Ann McLean
Toni-Ann McLean

North American Rail Safety Progresses

FRA Solicits Comments on Securement NPRM The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) published a Notice of Proposed Rule Making on September...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown

Can You Really Ship HazMat/DG Without Following the Regulations?

Can someone ship hazardous materials/dangerous goods without using regulatory publications? This is often a question we ask ourselves when assisting...

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Sailing Along – Significant Changes to the IMDG Code 37-14

The next edition of the IMDG Code will soon be available for use in January 2015, becoming mandatory in January...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown

Getting Here Soon? – HPR in Canada Gazette I

Health Canada publishes proposed GHS regulations – to continue worker protection while harmonizing with US The long-awaited proposed Hazardous Products...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown

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