SHIPPING DANGEROUS GOODS


If you want to transport dangerous goods, there are rules on how to pack and label them and we can help you on this.

Dangerous goods classes:

Dangerous goods are separated into different classes which affect how you must package and transport them. If you're only shipping limited quantities the rules aren't as strict.

  • Explosive substances and articles
  • Flammable gas (eg butane)
  • Non-flammable and non-toxic gases which could cause asphyxiation (eg nitrogen, helium, carbon dioxide) or oxidisers (eg oxygen)
  • Toxic gases (eg chlorine, phosgene)
  • Flammable liquids (eg lighter fluid, petrol)
  • Toxic gases (eg chlorine, phosgene)
  • Substances liable to spontaneous combustion
  • Substances which, in contact with water, emit flammable gases
  • Oxidising substances
  • Organic peroxides
  • Toxic substances
  • Infectious substances
  • Radioactive material
  • Corrosive substances
  • Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles