Class 9 Dangerous Goods


Dangerous Goods which are classed as Miscellaneous are substances and articles which during transport present a danger or hazard not covered by other classes. This class encompasses, but is not limited to, environmentally hazardous substances, substances that are transported at elevated temperatures, miscellaneous articles and substances, genetically modified organisms and micro-organisms and (depending on the method of transport) magnetized materials and aviation regulated substances.
Sub-Divisions
There are no subdivisions within Class 9.

Reason For Regulation
Miscellaneous dangerous goods present a wide array of potential hazards to human health and safety, infrastructure and/ or their means of transport.

Commonly Transported Types of Gas
Dry ice / cardice / solid carbon dioxide
Expandable polymeric beads / polystyrene beads
Ammonium nitrate fertilizers
Blue asbestos / crocidolite
Lithium ion batteries
Lithium metal batteries
Battery powered equipment
Battery powered vehicles
Fuel cell engines
Internal combustion engines
Vehicles
Magnetized material
Dangerous goods in apparatus
Dangerous goods in machinery
Genetically modified organisms
Genetically modified micro-organisms
Chemical kits
First aid kits
Life saving appliances
Air bag modules
Seatbelt pretensioners
Plastics moulding compound
Castor bean plant products
Polychlorinated biphenyls
Polychlorinated terphenyls
Dibromodifluoromethane
Benzaldehyde


Classifications of all dangerous goods can be found HERE

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