IMDG Code 40-20 - English
IMDG Code 2020 Edition Amendment 40-20, Regular Bound, 2 Volume Set – Code IMDG20
Código Marítimo Internacional de Mercancías Peligrosas.
Since 1965 the IMDG Code has set the principals for the transport of dangerous goods by sea and it is published by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), for whom Labeline is a leading authorised distributor.
Every two years the 2-volume publication is updated and amended. The 40th Amendment (2020) of the IMDG Code will come into force on 1 June 2022 for two years and may be applied voluntarily from 1 January 2021.
The IMDG Code is divided into seven parts over two volumes.
Volume 1 contains (parts 1, 2, 4, 5, 6 and 7 of the Code) with sections on:
- General provisions, definitions, training.
- Packing and Tank Provisions.
- Consignment Procedures.
- Construction and Testing of packagings, IBCs, large packagings, portable tanks, MEGCs and road tank vehicles.
- Transport Operations.
- Volume 2 contains part 3 (Dangerous Goods List, special provisions and exceptions), appendix A (generic and N.O.S. Proper Shipping Names), appendix B (Glossary of terms) and an index.
IMDG Code Español. 40-20