HAZARDOUS MATERIALS / This “responds to administrative appeals” from earlier (1/19/2011) harmonization of U.S. Hazardous Materials Regulations with “international standards for the transport of hazardous materials by all modes.

The earlier harmonization (1/19/2011), “amended the Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR) by revising, removing or adding proper shipping names, the hazard class of a material, packing group assignments, special provisions, packaging authorizations, packaging sections, air transport quantity limitations, and vessel stowage requirements.” 

January 7, 2013, Final rule. Continue reading