PHMSA has issued an NPRM under docket HM-216B proposing to incorporate the provisions of some special permits for rail transport into the Hazardous Materials Regulations.
US PHMSA has published a final rule under HM-218F, making numerous miscellaneous amendments to the US Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR).
PHMSA has issued clarifications and corrections to its January 5 final rule under HM-223B, which made major changes to the Special Permits and Approvals application process.
CONFERENCE REPORT For those new to the dangerous goods business, dealing with the existing regulations is bad enough. Add in the constant flow of amendments and it must be a nightmare.
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The US Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) this past June 7 published its final rule under HM-238, adopting formal standards for the storage of explosives during transport.
MULTIMODAL With an ever-lengthening list of dangerous goods to take care of, the UN transport experts do a decent job of getting to grips with arcane technologies.
CONFERENCE REPORT More people from industry, fewer from government; COSTHA’s 2011 Annual Forum reflected recent changes on both sides of the regulatory fence
The US Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) issued a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) under docket HM-256A this past April 29
The Center for the Polyurethanes Industry of the American Chemistry Council (ACC) says it applauds a decision by the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to continue to classify polyurethane (PU) foam