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Compliance 101


Shipping dangerous goods—substances or materials capable of posing an unreasonable risk to health, safety, or property when transported in commerce—is a complex matter. Shipping these goods incorrectly jeopardizes public safety and welfare and could result in large fines.


Use the links to the left to learn more about complying with applicable regulations impacting the shipping of hazardous materials.


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We are happy to conduct a training session to promote the awareness of and compliance with dangerous goods shipping regulations. Use our contact form to request more details, or call us at 1.800.413.8867.


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While it is our commitment to assist customers with proper container selection, it is the ultimate responsibility of the person offering hazardous materials for transportation to ensure that their complete packaging unit complies with the appropriate regulations. Failure to comply could result in a serious incident and possible fine.