NEW! COVID-19 Products
Shipping labels are essential for packages that contain dangerous goods. These D.O.T. shipping labels are designed to meet and comply with regulations and specifications under Title 49, Subtitle B, Chapter I, Subchapter C, Part 172 of the CFR.
Printed with fade resistant ink, these labels are available in paper for indoor applications and vinyl for extended outdoor use. The labels measure 4" x 4" and are sold 500/roll.
TECHNICAL NOTE 1: The US Department of Transportation's DOT Chart 15, Hazardous Materials Markings, Labeling and Placarding Guide is a terrific full-color compliance guide for placarding and labeling and is available for download from their web site.
TECHNICAL NOTE 2: Definitions, exceptions, and classification criteria for Class 6, Division 6.1 are found in 49 CFR 173.132. Similar data for Class 6, Division 6.2 is found in 49 CFR 173.134. For a general discussion of acutely poisonous substances along with further reading, see the SDS HyperGlossary entries on acute toxicity, highly toxic and poison.