ADR 2011 (European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road)
Print Version (French Translation)
- United Nations (UN) - Economic Commission for Europe
This authoritative European Agreement is intended to increase the safety of international transport of dangerous goods (including dangerous wastes) by road. Regularly amended and updated since its entry into force, it contains the conditions under which dangerous goods may be carried internationally as applicable from 1 January 2011.
This new version contains fully updated requirements to all parts, including:
Part 1: new provisions and the introduction of new entries in the list of high consequence dangerous goods.
Part 2: new provisions for the classification of environmentally hazardous substances.
Part 3: new UN entries for fuel cell cartridges containing corrosive substances, liquefied flammable gas, water reactive substances and hydrogen in metal hydride.
Part 4: new requirements for the use of Mobile Explosives Manufacturing Units (MEMUs).
Part 5: revised marking provisions for environmentally hazardous substances.
Part 6: full revision of Chapter 6.2 (pressure receptacles).
Part 7: changes to the general provisions concerning loading, unloading and handling.
Parts 8 and 9: revised provisions concerning the restrictions for the passage of vehicles through road tunnels.
This is an essential resource for all those who transport goods classified as dangerous by their physical and chemical properties.
It ensures compliance with all current guidelines, and details instructions that must be carried on each vehicle.
ADR 2011 will also be available as a CD-ROM, in a print and CD-ROM pack, and in Russian and English translation. These products are available to order online; please see below for links to their pages.
|Format||Paperback||Published||11 Oct 2010|
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