This is an online version of the 2008 Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) which is produced by the USDOT for first responders during the initial phase of a Dangerous goods/Hazardous Materials incident. Have you ever wondered what those four digit numbers on the placards on the side of trucks and rail cars mean? Our online ERG will give you your answer.
|Name of Material||Guide||UN#||ISO|
|Current as of: Oct. 2, 2011|
|Caesium hydroxide, solution||154||2681|
|Calcium alloys, pyrophoric||135||1855|
|Calcium arsenate and Calcium arsenite mixture, solid||151||1574|
|Calcium arsenite and Calcium arsenate mixture, solid||151||1574|
|Calcium arsenite, solid||151||1574|
|Calcium chlorate, aqueous solution||140||2429|
|Calcium chlorate, solution||140||2429|
|Calcium cyanamide, with more than 0.1% Calcium carbide||138||1403|
|Calcium hypochlorite mixture, dry, with more than 10% but not more than 39% available Chlorine||140||2208|
|Calcium hypochlorite mixture, dry, with more than 39% available Chlorine (8.8% available Oxygen)||140||1748|
|Calcium hypochlorite, dry||140||1748|
|Calcium hypochlorite, hydrated mixture, with not less than 5.5% but not more than 16% water||140||2880|
|Calcium hypochlorite, hydrated, with not less than 5.5% but not more than 16% water||140||2880|
|Calcium manganese silicon||138||2844|
|Calcium resinate, fused||133||1314|
This information was compiled from the 2008 Emergency Response Guidebook (2008 ERG) which is produced by the U.S. Department of Transportation.
(Data last updated/verified: Oct. 2, 2011)
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