U.S. Adopts Global Transportation Standards

Bergeson, Lynn L.
November 2010
Pollution Engineering;Nov2010, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports on the proposed shipping rules by the U.S. Department of Transportation's Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) to meet international standards, the Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR). It offers information on the proposal and revision of the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG), the International Civil Aviation Organization's Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air (ICAO TI), and other model regulations.


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