IATA DGR 59TH EDITION (2018) SIGNIFICANT CHANGES AND AMENDMENTS

The 59th edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations incorporates all amendments made by the IATA Dangerous Goods Board and includes addenda issued by ICAO to the 2017–2018 edition of the Technical Instructions.

The notable major changes are given in IATA Table 9.3.A where lithium batteries (UN 3480 and UN 3090 only) must be segregated with class 1 other than Division 1.4S, Division 2.1, Class 3, Division 4.1 or Division 5.1 and new cargo IMP codes of RBM and RBI have been introduced for fully regulated lithium batteries.

IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations 2018 (59th edition) changes are given in below link which is based on addendum of ICAO Technical Instructions 2017-2018 edition.

 

IATA DGR-59-significant-changes

 

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