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PHMSA HazMat Transportation Regulations

PHMSA Releases Mobile App for Online CFR

The Bullet: PHMSA has developed and released a mobile app to allow for access to the Hazardous Materials Regulations online. Who: The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA). What: It is a simplified version of…

Quick Take:  Modal-Specific Training Requirements of the Hazardous Material Regulations

Quick Take: Modal-Specific Training Requirements of the Hazardous Material Regulations

The requirement for initial and triennial training of HazMat Employees can be found within the Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR) at 49 CFR 172, subpart H. Requirements include: Provide initial training within ninety (90) days of employment as a HazMat Employee…

Quick Take: Determination of Packing Group for a Class 8 Corrosive

Quick Take: Determination of Packing Group for a Class 8 Corrosive

Whether shipping a hazardous material or dangerous good by highway, air, rail or vessel; whether transported internationally or within the U.S.; the shipper of a hazardous material is responsible for its classification.  This includes – among other things – determining…

Q&A: Is Specification Packaging Required for the Transport of a Non-Hazardous Waste?

Q&A: Is Specification Packaging Required for the Transport of a Non-Hazardous Waste?

A unique situation.  One where I assist a company provide a service to its customers who wish to purchase packaging for the transport of their waste or other hazardous materials.  I’m the guy the supplier contacts when they are unsure…