Hazmat News: PHMSA Special Permit Actions and More
Click to see the latest hazmat special permit notices below:
Special Permits Granted, Denied, or Withdrawn
Requests for Modifications to Special Permits
Notice of Applications for New Special Permits
Upcoming Hazardous Materials R&D ForumUS DOT PHMSA’s Office of Hazardous Materials Safety (OHMS) will host a public research and development roundtable in Washington, D.C. on October 24.
OHMS provided a list of areas of particular interest for the upcoming meeting, which includes:
- Development of new standards for bulk and non-bulk packaging;
- Improvements to materials and design for hazardous materials packaging;
- Self-classification of hazardous materials and/or articles;
- Improvements to the North American Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG);
- Charge storage device transportation safety; and
- Innovative technologies to improve hazmat transportation safety.
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On September 24, 2019 the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a notice of revisions to the National Hazardous Materials Route Registry (NHMRR).
Updated National Hazmat Route Registry
The Route Registry is a listing of all restricted roadways and preferred highway routes for hazardous materials transportation in the US. The full Route Registry is available on FMCSA’s website, here.
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