ethylbenzene : ENVIRONMENTAL, HEALTH & SAFETY Guidelines
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4. Transport

For transport by road, rail, air, inland waterway and by sea packaged up to bulk container, ethylbenzene (UN 1175) is classified as a flammable liquid in class 3, Packing Group II.

Road transport of ethylbenzene is regulated in Europe by The European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) which can be consulted online at www.unece.org/trans/danger/publi/adr/adr2005/05ContentsE.html

In Europe, rail transport is regulated by the "Réglement concernant le transport International ferroviaire des marchandises Dangereuses (RID)" and inland waterway transport by the "Accord Européen au transport international des marchandises Dangereuses par voie de Navigation du Rhin (ADNR)".

Air transport of ethylbenzene is regulated by the International Civil Aviation Organisation Technical Instructions (ICAO TI).

Marine transport of packaged ethylbenzene is regulated by the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG Code).

Bulk marine transport of ethylbenzene is regulated by the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (IBC Code).

 
 

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