PHMSA has issued an NPRM under HM-233E, detailing proposals to revise the Hazardous Materials Regulations to include the standard operating procedures and criteria use to evaluate applications for special permits and approvals.
CONFERENCE REPORT If there was a comparatively limited agenda at this year’s COSTHA meeting, it reflected exactly the priorities of the North American regulators. And there was still much to be seen and enjoyed in another well attended event
US Last month’s passing of MAP-21 by Congress came as something of a surprise. Hidden in the near-600 page document is a new Hazmat Act, which will set the regulatory agenda for PHMSA for the next few years
The US Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) issued a safety advisory notice this past March 3, drawing attention to the testing of composite cargo tanks manufactured under Department of Transportation (DOT) Special Permits.