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 Dangerous Goods News | October 2014

 

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Regulatory Updates

  

Both PHMSA and IATA have issued proposed rule changes for 2015.  

  • Click here for PHMSA
  • Click here for IATA

 

Class 9 Labels & Placards Clarification from PHMSA

 

PHMSA issued a letter of interpretation regarding the continued use of the "old" Class 9 label and placard. Read more


 

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Shipping Temperature-Sensitive Materials:   

Considerations in Packaging Selection 

 

Lives depend on the safe and secure transport of vaccines and pharmaceuticals as well as biological substances such as plasma, blood, organs, and tissue. This whitepaper focuses on packaging considerations for shipping temperature-sensitive biologicals, chemicals, and devices. Read more


Product Spotlight: Cat A Shipper
 
This ambient shipper, HMS-69302, is rated 4GU/Class 6.2. Suitable for safely shipping Category A Infectious Substances including Ebola, hepatitis B, rabies, and West Nile and yellow fever viruses.
  • Available in cases of 2 or 12.
  • Includes 95 kPa pressure bag, absorbent; 3, 5-vial bubble wrap separators; the appropriate hazard labels, LDPE open-ended bag; and closure tape.
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Click here to see Temperature-Controlled Options

DG Dialogue

Beware of Hidden Hazmats!  

 

Hidden hazardous materials in the things we ingest, inhale, or put on our skin. Who knew? Proper hazard identification is critical in meeting shipping regulations.  Read more


In the News

 

Berlin Packaging's Dangerous Goods divisions donates infectious substance shippers to aid Ebola control efforts in Liberia. Read more


10% off UPS Training through Berlin Dangerous Goods
Reminder: Save 10% on Regulatory Training
 
We've arranged for customers and prospective customers of Berlin Dangerous Goods to receive a 10% discount on the 49 CFR and IATA seminars led by experienced UPS trainers.

Upcoming training: 
  • 49 CFR/IATA: October 14-16: Philadelphia, PA
  • 49 CFR: November 5-6, Indianapolis, IN
     

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