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June 11, 2019

Air (ICAO / IATA) Requirements

Documentation:

The master air waybill does not need a statement.  A dangerous goods declaration is not required

General Packaging Requirements:

Packages must meet requirements in section 5.0.2.4.1, 5.0.2.6.1.1 and 5.0.2.8

Marking and Labeling...

June 10, 2019

Lithium batteries are used in a wide range of applications.  Here is an example of an electric bike also referred to as an E-bike.  These bikes are pedaled like a regular bicycle, but also incorporate a small motor that is powered by a lithium ion battery....

March 15, 2019

Air (ICAO/IATA) Requirements

Documentation: 

The words “Not Restricted” and the Special Provision number (A123) must be included in the description of the substance on the Air Waybill as required by 8.2.6, when an Air Waybill is issued.

Definition

BATTERIES, DRY...

January 18, 2019

UN2800 Batteries, wet, non-spillable

Air (ICAO / IATA) Requirements

Documentation:

The master air waybill must include the words "Not Restricted" and the special provision number "A67"

General Packaging Requirements:

Packages must meet requirements in section 5.0.2 as well...

May 21, 2018

DGM New York received a call for assistance in packaging lithium ion batteries according to IMDG code located in Newport, RI. The lithium batteries were being used as part of Volvo Ocean Race. 

The confirmation from the shipper to proceed was given on a Thursday morning...

May 3, 2018

Shipments of refrigerating machines transported by air or ocean transport in some cases may be exempt from requirements under IATA DGR and IMDG code. 

Air Exemption

According to IATA dangerous goods regulations 59th edition there is a listed special provision that allows...

March 5, 2018

Segregation for Lithium Batteries

The new edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) has introduced segregation provisions for certain packages containing lithium batteries. This has been a result of our better understanding of the risks posed by one of the m...

September 28, 2017

Newsletter September 2017

DGM Software Development Group

Latest news

Recently, DGOffice was updated and includes the following changes:

- Several translation updates are implemented

- Road: Russian ADR language is added to Belarus ADR documents

- Data validation for several...

August 28, 2017

DANGEROUS GOODS PANEL (DGP)

TWENTY-SECOND MEETING

Montréal, 5 to 16 October 2009

Agenda Item 6: Other business

REQUIREMENTS FOR TRANSPORT OF OXYGEN, OXYGEN GENERATORS, AND

OXIDIZING GASES

(Presented by R. Richard)

SUMMARY

This paper updates the DGP on the implementation of cha...

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