Recognising dangerous goods

Chart to recognise and separate dangerous goods in road vehicles and freight containers.
Last updated

Feb 2011

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File type and size

PDF, 868.34 kB

Document length

1 page

What it contains

This chart features a horizontal list of dangerous goods classifications. Under these symbols, it has a vertical list of dangerous goods types that should not be loaded with these classified dangerous goods. The list covers dangerous goods types such as:

  • explosive
  • flammable gas
  • non-flammable, non-toxic gas
  • toxic gas
  • flammable liquid
  • flammable solid
  • spontaneously combustible
  • dangerous when wet
  • oxidizing agent
  • organic peroxide
  • toxic
  • radioactive
  • corrosive
  • miscellaneous dangerous goods