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By JHMT StaffJuly 31, 2020

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July/August 2020

Reports in this Issue

NTSB Report Urges Tighter Standards for Air Transportation of Lithium-Ion Batteries 
By Glenn Wicks, The Wicks Group

HMTA Reauthorization Legislation Passes in the House 
By Cynthia Hilton, Legislative Advisor

Marine Pollutant Shipment Exceptions
By Senior Technical Advisor Frits Wybenga

Conducting a Transportation Risk Assessment: Part 4 of a Series
By Cherry Burke, Technical Advisor

A Review of Newly Issued Special Permits issued in June and July for Lithium Batteries, Sanitizing Solutions, Chlorine, Opening of Packages, and Stainless Steel IBCs for High Pressure PGII Liquids
By Christopher Lind, Technical Advisor

Requirements for Shipping Empty IBCs
By Christopher Lind, Technical Advisor

Shipping Shock Absorbing Devices
By Frits Wybenga, Senior Technical Advisor

Overlap of IMDG, IATA, and US DOT Concerning Poison By Inhalation (PIH)
By Christopher Lind, Technical Advisor

Assignment of Packing Groups for Corrosive Materials
By Christopher Lind, Technical Advisor

Update to Our Pre-Meeting Report on Proposals to be Discussed at the 57th Session of the UN Sub-Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Updated Report Based on the UNCOE’s Virtual Meeting
Compiled by JHMT Staff with proposals reviewed and commented on by Chris Lind, Technical Advisor

Pre-Meeting Report on Proposals to be Discussed at the 39th Session of the UN Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals
Compiled by JHMT Staff with proposals reviewed and commented on by Dr. Michele R Sullivan, PhD, Technical Advisor

Letters of Interpretation


The Journal of HazMat Transportation’s Exclusive Comments on the U.S. DOT Letters of the Hazardous Materials Regulations: International and Legislative

By Frits Wybenga, Senior Technical Advisor

U.S. DOT Letters of Interpretation of the Hazardous Materials Regulations: May and June 2020

17 letters sorted, indexed and provided verbatim.

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