New regulations for environmentally
hazardous dangerous goods UN 3077 and UN 3082
substances when carried in single or combination packagings containing
net quantity per single or inner packaging of 5 l or less for liquids
or having a net mass per single or inner packaging og 5 kg or less for
solids are not subject to any other provisions of the dangerous goods
regulations (ADR, RID, ADN, IMDG-Code, IATA-DGR) provided the
packagings meet the general provisions (like limited quantities).
This means: No marking, no labelling, no transport document.
to CLP you have to mark the dangerous substances at the outside of the
packackings, because you will not have markings or labellings in
accordance ti the transport regulations.
In air transport
permitted (1. Addendum) to send these substances as before (marking,
labelling like dangerous goods UN 3077 and UN 3082 etc.).
If you want to avoid a recheck at the airport, you have to decide
wether to use the special provision A 197 or to use the whole dangerous
goods regulations for regular transport.
(source: Michael Schumacher, Düsseldorf airport)
Lithium batteries -
UN 3480 and UN 3481
2017 - new marking and new danger label
- Since 01.01.2015 UN 3480 and UN 3481 have no
packaging groups. The packagings shall conform to the packaging
group II performance level.
This modification effects the transport documents.
- UN 3480 has
been forbidden on passenger aircraft since 01.04.2016.
As from 01.01.2017 it
is allowed to use the new marking (SP188)
and the new
danger label (9a)
for lithium batteries. The use is obligatory from
the modification of 2015 there are some editorial revisions with no
regard to content. You can use the old written instructions until
They are adressed to the driver and they shall be provided by the
carrier to the vehicle crew in language(s) that each member can read
and understand. Here
you will find the official instructions in
The new ADR card (proof of the ADR
training for drivers) has been certificated since 01.01.2013. The 'old'
ADR certificate will be valid until its date of expiry. Here
you will find examples of the new ADR-card.