Radioactive material, excepted package-empty packaging

Emergency Response Guide No. 161

Data from the Hazardous Materials Table

Source: 49 CFR §172 (2018/07)

(3) Hazard Class

Radioactive materials

(4) Identification number Help

UN 2908

(5) Packing Group Help


(6) Labels Help

Empty (Empty)

(7) Special Provisions (§172.102) Help

(8) Packing Authorizations (§173.***) Help

(8A) Exceptions422, 428see 49 CFR §173.422, 428
(8B) Non-bulk422, 428see 49 CFR §173.422, 428
(8C) Bulk422, 428see 49 CFR §173.422, 428

(9) Quantity Limits Help

(9A) Passenger aircraft/rail n/a
(9B) Cargo aircraft only n/a

(10) Vessel stowage Help

(10A) Location
(10B) Other n/a

Segregation Chart for Load, Transport, Storage

In this table a statement is contained for each hazard class whether the loading, transport or storage with other hazard classes is allowed, is not permitted or is restricted. The table is based on U.S.-Code 49 CFR §177.848.

red May not be loaded, transported, or stored together in the same transport vehicle or storage facility.
green Load, transport, storage together is not restricted.
yellow Load, transport, storage together is allowed under restrictions.