49 CFR 178.356-4 - Required markings.

§ 178.356-4 Required markings.
(a) Marking must be as prescribed in § 178.3.
(b) Marking on the outside of each overpack must be as follows:
(1) “USA-DOT-20PF-1” or “-2,” as appropriate, and if the entire liner is made of stainless steel, additional marking such as “3041-SS” to indicate the type of stainless steel used.
(2) “TARE WT: xxx lbs.” where xxx is the tare weight of the assembled overpack without the inner container.
(3) Year of manufacture.
[Amdt. 178-35, 39 FR 45247, Dec. 31, 1974. Redesignated by Amdt. 178-97, 55 FR 52716, Dec. 21, 1990, as amended at 63 FR 37462, July 10, 1998]
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Title 49 published on 2014-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 49 CFR Part 178 after this date.

  • 2015-01-30; vol. 80 # 20 - Friday, January 30, 2015
    1. 80 FR 5340 - Hazardous Materials: Adoption of Special Permits (MAP-21) (RRR)
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
      Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM)
      Comments must be received by March 31, 2015.
      49 CFR Parts 171, 172, 173, 174, 176, 177, 178, and 180