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DOT HAZMAT Regulations

September 1, 2020

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), through its hazardous material regulations (HMRs), specifies requirements for the safe transportation of hazardous materials in commerce by rail, aircraft, vessel, and motor vehicle. DOT has general requirements for the loading, unloading, handling, and storage of explosives and hazardous materials as well as specific modal requirements.

Two people in hazmat suits reading over regulation paperwork.

DOT has requirements at 49 CFR 177 that are specific to the transportation of hazardous materials on public highways by private, common, or contract carriers that are in addition to the other applicable requirements. These requirements pertain to:

Hazardous Material Transportation Security

Personal Security

Facility Security

At TransChem Environmental we follow all DOT HAZMAT Regulations regarding hazardous material transportation security. To learn more about how we can partner with your busniess to provide the best waste management disposal call TransChem Environmental or contact TCE today!

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