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The Importance of Proper Hazmat Shipping Procedures

August 30, 2022

The dangers of shipping hazardous materials (hazmat) are well known. Improperly shipped hazmat can lead to fires, explosions, and the release of toxic chemicals. That is why it is so important to follow proper hazmat shipping procedures. Some of the most common hazmat shipping mistakes include incorrect labeling, packaging, and documentation. The importance of proper hazmat shipping procedures is known to most companies, and they include: 1. Preventing Possible Fires Most of the time, fires are caused by incorrectly labeling hazardous materials. If a container is not labeled properly, it can easily be misidentified and placed in the wrong location,... View Article

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