Cheat Sheet

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7A — Additional Design Requirements    § 173.412
7A — Design Requirements    § 173.410
7A Type A Markings    § 178.350
7A Type A Test Requirements      § 173.465
Assignment of Packing Groups — Class 8 – Corrosive § 173.137
  Class 3 – Flammable § 173.121
  Exceptions §173.150
Canadian shipments   § 171.12 (a)
Closure instructions   § 178.2(c)
Construction, Rules of (Shall, May, Must)   § 171.9
Construction, Standards for Steel Drums   § 178.504
Definitions   § 171.8
Design type definition   § 178.601 (g) (8)
Drop Height test   § 178.603
Empty Packaging transportations requirements   § 173.29
Hazard Class Table (Classes 1-9)   § 173.2
Hazardous waste exemption   § 173.12  (c)
HazMat Employer/Employee Definition   § 171.1 
Industrial Packagings (IP-1, IP-2, IP-3)   §173.411
Leakproofness Exemption   § 173.28
Leakproofness psi for reconditioning   § 173.28 (2)
Lettering or symbol size (Marking details)   § 178.3
Manufacturer & Specification Markings – Definition   § 178.2(e)
Marking of non-bulk packaging   § 178.503
Marking, details of   § 178.3
Nitric acid drum requirements   § 173.158
Non-bulk shipping paper exemption   § 173.29
Non-bulk testing requirements   § 178.600
Notifications required   § 178.2
Overpacks — Authorization § 173.25
  Definition § 171.8
Packing Group I Drum used for Packing Group II or III   § 173.24a (b)(i)
Poison by Inhalation (PIH)  (Hazard A)   § 173.226
Poison by Inhalation (PIH)  (Hazard B)   § 173.227
Previously authorized packagings   § 173.23
Quality, Definition of   § 173.24(b)(i)
Reuse, Reconditioning   § 173.28
Record Retention   § 178.601(L)
Salvage Drums (As defined in the UN Recommendations Chapter 6.1.5.1.11)   § 173.3 (c)
Samples, Permission to Reuse   § 178.601
Self-certification Authorization   § 178.503 (a)(8)
    § 178.503 (f)(6)
Shipper’s responsibility   § 173.22
Solid or liquid determination — Permission § 173.24(e)(5)
  Definition § 171.8
Solids in a liquid marked drum   § 173.24a (b)(3)
Special Provisions  (from Hazard Class Table)   § 172.102
Specific Gravity Mutiplier   § 178.603(e)(2)(ii)
Testing, Definitions of   § 178.601(c)
Testing, Preparation of Package for Testing   § 178.602
Test Report   See Record Retention
Thickness requirements of metal per ISO 3574   § 178.503(a)(9)(i)
Thickness requirements of metal for Reconditioning   § 173.28
Training requirements   § 172.700
Type A   § 173.465
Type A — Additional Design Requirements    § 173.412
Type A — Design Requirements    § 173.410
“Umbrella” of 25% Dimensional Reduction   § 178.601(g)(3)
UN Non-Bulk Performance Oriented Packaging Standards   § 178.500
UN Testing of Non Bulk Packages   § 178.600
Vapor Pressure determination — Permission § 173.24a(4)
  Hydrostatic Pressure Test § 178.605
Vapor Pressure in Leakproofness Testing   § 178.604(e)(1), (2), (3)
Variations in Allowable Design Elements   § 178.601(g)(8)
Weight, Maximum for Non-Bulk Packaging   § 178.504(b)(9)