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Materials of Trade

Q&A: Transporting Lead Acid Batteries for Reclamation as a Material of Trade

A former coworker contacted me with a question on January 29, 2016: I have a quick question for you Dan.  If a facility has 5 – 6 consumer (car type) lead-acid batteries that they want to take to a salvage…

The Materials of Trade Exception for the Transportation of Hazardous Materials

As a Shipper of hazardous materials, you are likely comfortable with your routine HazMat shipments where you rely on a Carrier to transport your hazardous materials.  Sometimes, however, you’re faced with a non-routine situation where you or an employee must transport a hazardous material by…