Standardized Means of Containment for Transportation of Dangerous Goods
Small Means of Containment
Small Means of Containment for Classes 3, 4, 5, 6.1, 8 and 9 must be manufactured to UN standard (unless exempt such as Limited Quantities) to CAN/CGSB – 43.150-97.
Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBC)
For the manufacture, selection and use of tanks for dangerous goods see CAN/CGSB -43.146.
Also see Bulletin: Flammable Liquids in Slip Tanks and Other Consumer Means of Containment (PDF 191 KB)
- References CSA B622 for the selection and use of tanks for Class 2 dangerous goods
- References CSA B621 for the selection and use of tanks for Class 3, 4, 5, 6.1, 8 and 9 dangerous goods
- References CSA B620 as the construction standard for all bulk transport tanks
Also see Bulletin: Means of Containment (Transport Tanks) (PDF 225 KB)