What are Dangerous Goods?
Depending on their nature, dangerous goods can be anything from liquids, gases and/or solids. There are nine classes that distinguish their classifications. Dangerous goods can be categorized as flammable, explosive, radioactive, biohazardous or allergenic. They normally require special authorization to store, use, and transport. Countries regulate dangerous goods by law, as they require special labeling and packaging. Read more information about this topic on our page discussing dangerous goods.