Please note the following :
DOCUMENTARY ASPECTS OF THE INTERNATIONAL TRANSPORT OF DANGEROUS GOODS
Note 1: Description of Dangerous GoodsThis information is provided as a guidance only, persons should refer to Chapter 5.4 of the Code for specific requirements. The basic items of information necessary, in addition to the number and kind of packages, and the total quantity (by volume or mass and, in the case of goods of Class 1, by the net explosive mass of the contents), in the description of each dangerous substance, material or article offered for shipment are:
The five elements of the dangerous goods description shall be shown in the order listed above (i.e. 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5) with no information interspersed, except as provided in the Code. Unless permitted or required by the Code, additional information shall be placed after the dangerous goods description. See 184.108.40.206.2 of the Code.
The proper shipping name shall be supplemented as required by the Code (see 220.127.116.11.3 of the Code), this includes (as applicable):
For other additional information that may be required see 18.104.22.168 of the Code.
Examples of dangerous goods descriptions are provided at 22.214.171.124.4 of the Code.
Extra information is needed for certain goods of Class 1, 4.1, 5.2, 6.2, 7. See 5.4.1 of the Code.
In certain circumstances special certificates are required. See 5.4.4 of the Code.
Cargo transport units under fumigation (UN 3359) containing no other dangerous goods shall be transported in accordance with the special provisions in Chapter 5.5. of the Code. Transport documents associated with the carriage of such cargo transport units shall be completed in accordance with 126.96.36.199 of the Code and shall include:
Note 2: Container/Vehicle Packing Certificate (not required for portable tanks)
The signature given overleaf in Box 20 must be that of the person controlling the container/vehicle operation, who certifies that: