IMO Data

Class / Division 1 2.1 2.2 2.3 3 4.1 4.2 4.3 5.1 5.2 6.1 6.2 7 8 9 10 Handling Labels
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Class / Division 1
  • Description: Explosives
  • IATA Code: RGX, EXS, etc.
  • Examples: Distress signals, Fireworks, Detonating fuses, etc. Only 1.4S may be loaded on Passenger Aircraft.
  • Emergency Actions: No flames or heat (direct sunlight) allowed. No shock (drop, tumble) or friction allowed. Keep other cargo away under instructions of the supervisor.
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Class / Division 2.1
  • Description: Flammable Gas
  • IATA Code: RFG
  • Examples: Gas cartridges, Gas lighters, Aerosols (flammable), etc.
  • Emergency Actions: No flames or heat (direct sunlight) allowed. Avoid contact and do not inhale gases. Ventilate and keep unauthorized persons at the windward side.
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Class / Division 2.2
  • Description: Non-Flammable Non-toxic Gas
  • IATA Code: RNG RCL
  • Examples: Fire extinguishers, Compressed oxygen, Ammonia solution, Aerosols (non-flammable), Refrigerant gas, etc. Nitrogen refrigerated liquids, etc.
  • Emergency Actions: No flames or heat (direct sunlight) allowed. No shock (drop, tumble) or friction allowed. Keep other cargo away under instructions of the supervisor.
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Class / Division 2.3
  • Description: Toxic Gas
  • IATA Code: RPG
  • Examples: Carbon monoxide, Ethylene oxide, Ammonia solution, etc. Acceptable on Cargo Aircraft only.
  • Emergency Actions: Ventilate and stay at the windward side. Keep unauthorized persons away.
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Class / Division 3
  • Description: Flammable Liquid
  • IATA Code: RFL
  • Examples: Gasoline, Paint, Printing ink, Perfume, Kerosene, Alcohols, Adhesives, etc.
  • Emergency Actions: No flames or heat (direct sunlight) allowed. Avoid contact and do not inhale gases. Ventilate and stay at the windward side. Keep combustibles away under instructions of the supervisor.
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Class / Division 4.1
  • Description: Flammable Solid
  • IATA Code: RFS
  • Examples: Safety matches, Celluloid, Flammable metal powder, Phosphorus amorphous, Sulphur, etc.
  • Emergency Actions: No flames or heat (direct sunlight) allowed. Avoid contact and do not inhale gases. No shock (drop, tumble) or friction allowed. Keep combustibles away under instructions of the supervisor. May ignite itself, isolate and keep under constant watch.
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Class / Division 4.2
  • Description: Spontaneously Combustible
  • IATA Code: RSC
  • Examples: Carbon activated, Sodium sulphide, Metal catalyst, etc.
  • Emergency Actions: No flames or heat (direct sunlight) allowed. Keep combustibles away under instructions of the supervisor. May ignite itself, isolate and keep under constant watch.
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Class / Division 4.3
  • Description: Dangerous When Wet
  • IATA Code: RFW
  • Examples: Calcium, Calcium carbide, Magnesium alloys powder, Barium, Alkali earth metal alloy, etc.
  • Emergency Actions: Do not pour water. No flames or heat ( direct sunlight ) allowed. Keep combustibles away under instructions of the supervisor. May ignite itself, isolate and keep under constant watch.
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Class / Division 5.1
  • Description: Oxidizer
  • IATA Code: RFS
  • Examples: Oxygen generator chemical, Sodium chlorate, Hydrogen peroxide aqueous solution, Ammonium nitrate fertilizer, etc.Oxygen generator chemicals are acceptable on Cargo Aircraft only.
  • Emergency Actions: No flames or heat (direct sunlight) allowed. Keep combustibles away under instructions of the supervisor.
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Class / Division 5.2
  • Description: Organic Peroxide
  • IATA Code: ROP
  • Examples: Methyl ethyl ketone peroxide, etc.
  • Emergency Actions: No flames or heat (direct sunlight) allowed. Keep combustibles away under instructions of the supervisor.
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Class / Division 6.1
  • Description: Toxic Substance
  • IATA Code: RPB
  • Examples: Pesticide, Disinfectant, Dye, Mercury compound, Medicinal goods, etc.
  • Emergency Actions: Pay attention to the direction of the wind and do not inhale vapour or dust/mist. Keep other cargo away (especially foods) under instructions of the supervisor.
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Class / Division 6.2
  • Description: Infectious Substance
  • IATA Code: RIS
  • Examples: Bacteria, Viruses, Medical waste, etc.
  • Emergency Actions: Keep people and cargo away under instructions of the supervisor. Condone off the area and wait for instructions of the authorities.
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Class / Division 7
  • Description: Excepted Packages of Radioactive Material
  • IATA Code: RRE
  • Examples: Radioactive materials in limited quantities, instruments, manufactured articles and empty packagings. Not more than 5μ Sv/h on external surface
  • Emergency Actions: Don't touch and don't come near. Condone off the area and wait for instructions of the authorities. Stay away from radioactive materials as much as possible. If you touch radioactive materials, wash your hands with mild detergent or water. If your clothes brush against radioactive materials, take them off, put them in a polyethylene bag and segregate them.
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Class / Division 7
  • Description: Radioactive Material (Category I - White)
  • IATA Code: RRW
  • Examples: Various types of Radionuclide. Not more than 5μ Sv/h on external surface. Transport Index (T.I.) : 0
  • Emergency Actions: Don't touch and don't come near. Condone off the area and wait for instructions of the authorities. Stay away from radioactive materials as much as possible. If you touch radioactive materials, wash your hands with mild detergent or water. If your clothes brush against radioactive materials, take them off, put them in a polyethylene bag and segregate them.
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Class / Division 7
  • Description: Radioactive Material (Category II - Yellow)
  • IATA Code: RRY
  • Examples: Various types of Radionuclide. More than 5μ Sv/h but not more than 500μ Sv/h on external surface. Transport Index (T.I.) : More than 0 but not more than 1.0
  • Emergency Actions: Don't touch and don't come near. Condone off the area and wait for instructions of the authorities. Stay away from radioactive materials as much as possible. If you touch radioactive materials, wash your hands with mild detergent or water. If your clothes brush against radioactive materials, take them off, put them in a polyethylene bag and segregate them.
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Class / Division 7
  • Description: Radioactive Material (Category III - Yellow)
  • IATA Code: RRY
  • Examples: Various types of Radionuclide. More than 500μ Sv/h but not more than 2 mSv/h on external surface. Transport Index (T.I.) : More than 1.0 but not more than 10
  • Emergency Actions: Don't touch and don't come near. Condone off the area and wait for instructions of the authorities. Stay away from radioactive materials as much as possible. If you touch radioactive materials, wash your hands with mild detergent or water. If your clothes brush against radioactive materials, take them off, put them in a polyethylene bag and segregate them.
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Class / Division 8
  • Description: Corrosive
  • IATA Code: RCM
  • Examples: Wet Batteries, Sulfuric acid, Hydrochloric acid, Acetic acid, Sodium hydroxide solution, Gallium, Mercury, etc
  • Emergency Actions: Keep people and cargo away under instructions of the supervisor.
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Class / Division 9
  • Description: Miscellaneous Dangerous Goods
  • IATA Code: RMD ICE MAG RSB
  • Examples: RMD : Internal combustion, Engines, etc. ICE : Dry Ice MAG : Magnetized materials RSB : Polymeric beads
  • Emergency Actions: Take measures according to the respective risks. Keep people and cargo away under instructions of the supervisor.
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Class / Division 10
  • Description: Dangerous Goods in Excepted Quantities
  • IATA Code: REQ
  • Examples: Very small quantities of dangerous goods to meet the provisions specified in IATA/DGR Sub. Section 2.7.
  • Emergency Actions: Take measures according to the respective risks. Keep people and cargo away under instructions of the supervisor.
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Class / Division Handling Labels
  • Description: Cargo Aircraft Only
  • IATA Code: CAO
  • Examples: Transport permitted on Cargo Aircraft only.(Forbidden on Passenger Aircraft)
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Class / Division Handling Labels
  • Description: Cryogenic Liquids
  • IATA Code: RCL
  • Examples: This must be affixed in addition to RNG label for Cryogenic Liquids. (e.g. Nitrogen, Argon)
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Class / Division Handling Labels
  • Description: Package Orientation
  • Examples: This must be affixed on combination packagings containing liquids, etc. (Must be affixed on at least two opposite sides)
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Class / Division Handling Labels
  • Description: Keep Away from Heat
  • Examples: This must be used in addition to RFS or ROP labels for shipments containing self-reactive substances in Division 4.1 and Division 5.2.