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Dangerous Goods Documentation

Documents related to the 60th Edition

Significant Changes to the 60th Edition

Users of the Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) are invited to review the Significant Changes to the 60th Edition (pdf) that are effective from 1 January 2019.

Checklists for the 60th Edition

Specification of Hazard Labels

Download the guidance on the specification of hazard labels (pdf)

Batteries, nickel metal hydride (UN 3496)

Download the explanation and guidance on the transport of nickel metal hydride batteries (pdf) by air.

Infectious substances

Infectious substances are materials that contain pathogens. These micro-organisms (including bacteria, viruses, parasites and fungi) and other agents can cause disease in humans or animals.

Environmentally hazardous substances

Certain materials can be a threat to the nature and adversely affect people's health. To classify them, the IATA DGR refers to the criteria for environmentally hazardous substances of the UN Model Regulations (pdf).

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