49 CFR 172.400 - General labeling requirements.
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(a) Except as specified in § 172.400a, each person who offers for transportation or transports a hazardous material in any of the following packages or containment devices, shall label the package or containment device with labels specified for the material in the § 172.101 table and in this subpart:
(2) A bulk packaging, other than a cargo tank, portable tank, or tank car, with a volumetric capacity of less than 18 m3 (640 cubic feet), unless placarded in accordance with subpart F of this part;
(3) A portable tank of less than 3785 L (1000 gallons) capacity, unless placarded in accordance with subpart F of this part;
(4) A DOT Specification 106 or 110 multi-unit tank car tank, unless placarded in accordance with subpart F of this part; and
(5) An overpack, freight container or unit load device, of less than 18 m3 (640 cubic feet), which contains a package for which labels are required, unless placarded or marked in accordance with § 172.512 of this part.
(b) Labeling is required for a hazardous material which meets one or more hazard class definitions, in accordance with column 6 of the § 172.101 table and the following table:
|Hazard class or division||Label name||Label design or section reference|
|1 The ETIOLOGIC AGENT label specified in regulations of the Department of Health and Human Services at 42 CFR 72.3 may apply to packages of infectious substances.|
|3 (flammable liquid) Combustible liquid||FLAMMABLE LIQUID (none)||172.419|
|4.3||DANGEROUS WHEN WET||172.423|
|6.1(material poisonous by inhalation (see § 171.8 of this subchapter))||POISON INHALATION HAZARD||172.429|
|6.1(other than material poisonous by inhalation)||POISON||172.430|
|6.1 (inhalation hazard, Zone A or B)||POISON INHALATION HAZARD||172.429|
|6.1 (other than inhalation hazard, Zone A or B)||POISON||172.430|
|6.2||INFECTIOUS SUBSTANCE 1||172.432|
|7 (see § 172.403)||RADIOACTIVE WHITE-I||172.436|
|7 (fissile radioactive material; see § 172.402)||FISSILE||172.441|
|7 (empty packages, see § 173.428 of this subchapter)||EMPTY||172.450|
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