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Change Notice: BX-11SP, BX-10SP, and BX-87DU

In an effort to continuously improve the quality and performance of our UN packaging, we occasionally must make changes to...

Michael Zendano

ICC Teaches A Dangerous Goods Course in Europe

Going to Switzerland! This September, ICC was offered an interesting opportunity – presenting a class on North American hazardous materials...

Barbara Foster

Shipping Small Quantities of DG via Air

Shipping Sodium Hydroxide A gentleman called to ask if we can help him ship out a small sample (125mL) of...

Racheal Mani

Regulatory Helpdesk: October 30, 2017

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

Karrie Ishmael, CDGP

Shipping ID8000 by Air

What do you do when an empty package weighs almost as much as the maximum weight allowed? Those who ship...

Racheal Mani

IATA Significant Changes to the 59th Edition

2018 IATA DGR Significant Changes It’s that time of year, the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations are released. This year marks...

Karrie Ishmael, CDGP

Regulations

Authoring a Material Safety Data Sheet [(M)SDS] For Paint Is Not As Easy As One Would Think

Take a company that manufactures artist’s paints. They could sell hundreds of colors and most are made with the same...

Karrie Ishmael, CDGP

GHS – What is it?

Many people are asking “What is GHS and what does it mean for me?” GHS is an acronym for Globally...

Shopping Online – A Growing Issue in Dangerous Goods Transportation

Online shopping – whether from large internet companies such as Amazon, to individual vendors on sites such as eBay –...

Barbara Foster

Get Ready for IATA DGR 2012!

The International Air Transport Association (IATA), has recently published a summary of changes that will be seen in the 2012...

Barbara Foster

Just what does it take?

May 11, 1996: ValueJet Flight 592 plunges into the Florida Everglades. Cause? Undeclared dangerous goods—specifically oxygen generators. An Australian dangerous...

Inspections – Cargo Tanks

The CACD (Canadian Association of Chemical Distributors) office in Oakville received a telephone call from a dangerous goods inspector regarding...

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