49 CFR Part 172, Appendix B to Part 172 - Trefoil Symbol

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Appendix B to Part 172—Trefoil Symbol
1. Except as provided in paragraph 2 of this appendix, the trefoil symbol required for RADIOACTIVE labels and placards and required to be marked on certain packages of Class 7 materials must conform to the design and size requirements of this appendix.
2. RADIOACTIVE labels and placards that were printed prior to April 1, 1996, in conformance with the requirements of this subchapter in effect on March 30, 1996, may continue to be used.
1=Radius of Circle—
Minimum dimensions
4 mm (0.16 inch) for markings and labels
12.5 mm (0.5 inch) for placards
2=11/2 Radii
3=5 radii for markings and labels
41/2 radii for placards.
[60 FR 50306, Sept. 28, 1995, as amended by 172-143, 61 FR 20750, May 8, 1996]

Title 49 published on 2014-10-01

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  • 2015-02-20; vol. 80 # 34 - Friday, February 20, 2015
    1. 80 FR 9217 - Hazardous Materials: Transportation of Lithium Batteries
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
      Final rule; extension of compliance date.
      The compliance date for the final rule published August 6, 2014, at 79 FR 46012, is extended until August 7, 2015.
      49 CFR Parts 171, 172, 173, and 175

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 172 after this date.

  • 2015-02-20; vol. 80 # 34 - Friday, February 20, 2015
    1. 80 FR 9217 - Hazardous Materials: Transportation of Lithium Batteries
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
      Final rule; extension of compliance date.
      The compliance date for the final rule published August 6, 2014, at 79 FR 46012, is extended until August 7, 2015.
      49 CFR Parts 171, 172, 173, and 175