Regulations governing the transportation of hazardous materials
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Regulations governing the transportation of hazardous materials by Virginia. Dept. of Waste Management.

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Published by The Dept. in Richmond, Va .
Written in English



  • Virginia.


  • Hazardous substances -- Transportation -- Law and legislation -- Virginia.

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StatementCommonwealth of Virginia, Department of Waste Management.
The Physical Object
Pagination8 leaves ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1360424M
LC Control Number92620586

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The Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR) are in the the volume containing Parts and govern the transportation of hazardous materials in all modes of transportation – air, highway, rail and water. The Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) has the force of the Size: KB. Transportation of hazardous materials. No person shall transport in or upon a vehicular crossing any hazardous materials unless permitted under the rules and regulations governing transportation of hazardous materials via Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority facilities, as set forth in Parts and of this Title. governing the transportation of hazardous materials promulgated by the United States Secretary of Transportation with amendments promulgated and in effect as of Ma October 1, (except as otherwise specified below) pursuant to the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act, and located at Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations. PART - HAZARDOUS MATERIALS TABLE, SPECIAL PROVISIONS, HAZARDOUS MATERIALS COMMUNICATIONS, EMERGENCY RESPONSE INFORMATION, TRAINING REQUIREMENTS, AND SECURITY PLANS (§§ - ) PART - SHIPPERS - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR SHIPMENTS AND PACKAGINGS (§§ - ) PART - CARRIAGE BY RAIL (§§ - .

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