49 CFR 172.400 - General labeling requirements.
(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:
(1) A non-bulk package;
(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 m 3 (640 cubic feet), which contains a package for which labels are required, unless placarded or marked in accordance with § 172.512 of this part.
|Hazard class or division||Label name||Label design or section reference|
|3 Flammable Liquid (Combustible liquid)||FLAMMABLE LIQUID (none)||172.419|
|4.3||DANGEROUS WHEN WET||172.423|
|6.1 (material poisonous by inhalation (see
||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
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.
Title 49 published on 2015-10-01
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