2019 IATA Changes
The 60th Edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations will be effective January 1, 2019. There are various changes that will take place.
Highlights of the changes are:
◊ 12 new UN numbers have been added
◊ Lithium battery labeling changes
♦ New lithium battery handling label and a class 9 lithium battery label
◊ Shippers declaration changes
♦ The wording “subsidiary risk” with “subsidiary hazard”
♦ The new format will be required January 1, 2025
◊ Updates to packing instructions, special provisions, and variations
Here is Significant Changes to the 2019 IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations.