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DOT HazMat Proposed Rule

The US Department of Transportation, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration announced a proposed rule  to amend the Hazardous Materials Regulations (49 CFR Parts 171 and 180) to be more consistent with international regulations and standards for hazardous material shipping names, hazard classes, packaging groups and air transport requirements, among other changes (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-09-07/pdf/2016-20580.pdf).  This will […]