Transportation of Dangerous Goods (DG)
Today there is a long list of Dangerous Goods, charted under the IMDG code (International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code). This list includes such commodities as perfumes, propane gas lighters, ordinary wall paint, fireworks, liquors are divided into 9 main groups.
- Class 1: Explosives
- Class 2: Gases
- Class 3: Flammable Liquids Class
- Class 4: Flammable Solids
- Class 5: Oxidizing Substances and Organic Peroxides
- Class 6: Toxic and Infectious Substances
- Class 7: Radioactive Material
- Class 8: Corrosive Substances
- Class 9: Miscellaneous Dangerous Substances and Articles
We at Crest offer all the assistance and advice to the Shipper / Exporter that is required in order to handle the DG.