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Dangerous Goods – Class 5 : Oxidizing Substances; Organic Peroxides 0

Dangerous Goods – Class 5: Oxidizing Substances; Organic Peroxides

Dangerous Goods – Class 5: Oxidizing Substances; Organic Peroxides Dangerous goods – class 5 are divided to 2 sub-divisions, oxidizing substances and organic peroxides. Oxidizers are defined by dangerous goods regulations as substances which may cause or contribute to combustion, generally by yielding oxygen as a result of a redox chemical reaction. Organic peroxides are substances which may be considered derivatives of hydrogen peroxide where one or both hydrogen atoms of the chemical structure have been replaced by organic radicals. Sub-Divisions Division 5.1: Oxidizing substances Division 5.1: Organic peroxides Reason for Regulation Oxidizers, although not necessarily combustible in themselves, can...


The 9 Classes of dangerous goods

The 9 Classes of dangerous goods Dangerous goods are materials or items with hazardous properties which, if not properly controlled, present a potential hazard to human health and safety, infrastructure and/ or their means of transport. Regulatory frameworks incorporate comprehensive classification systems of hazards to provide a taxonomy of dangerous goods. Classification of dangerous goods is broken down into nine classes according to the type of danger materials or items present, click on a class to read more details; Explosives Gases Flammable Liquids Flammable Solids Oxidizing Substances Toxic & Infectious Substances Radioactive Material Corrosives Miscellaneous Dangerous Goods CLASS 1 –...