Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods are articles or substances which are capable of posing a risk to health, safety, property or the environment.

PACK & SEND does not carry, nor perform other services regarding, goods which are in our sole opinion are dangerous goods including, but not limited to, those specified in the International Air Transport Association (IATA) dangerous goods regulations. The " No Dangerous Goods " declaration on the PACK & SEND consignment note must be completed by the customer or the consignment will not be accepted.

PACK & SEND may at its discretion accept some dangerous goods for carriage (such as Lithium Batteries). Your dangerous goods will only be accepted if they comply with the applicable regulations, codes and technical instructions and our requirements. Details of our requirements are available by contacting a PACK & SEND Service Centre.

Article Dangerous Goods Classification
International Air Transport Association (IATA)
Acetylene Class 2 - Flammable gas
Aerosols Class 2 - Gases
Alcohol Class 3 - Flammable liquids, except alcoholic beverages complying with D2.3.1 and D10.10
Ammunition Class 1 - Explosives
Anti-knock motor fuel additive Class 6 - Toxic substances
Arsenic Class 6 - Toxic substances
Asbestos Class 9 - Aviation regulated solid or liquid
Automobile parts - some only. some Class 9 - Magnetised materials
Batteries, car (or any wet cell battery) Class 8 - Corrosives
Batteries, dry cell  
Batteries, lithium  
Benzene Class 3 - Flammable liquids
Blasting caps Class 1 - Explosives
Bleaching agents permanganate Class 5 - Oxidising agents
Bromates Class 5 - Oxidising agents
Butane Class 2 - Flammable gas
Camping stores containing flammable gas Class 2 - Flammable gas
Carbon dioxide and ethylene oxide mixtures Class 2 - Toxic gas
Carbon dioxide, solid (dry ice) Class 9 - Miscellaneous
Cellulose nitrate products Class 4 - Flammable solids
Chemical ammunition Class 6 - Toxic substances
Chemical kits Class 9 - Miscellaneous
Chlorates Class 5 - Oxidising agents
Chlorine Class 2 - Toxic gas
Cigarette lighters containing flammable gas Class 2 - Flammable gas
Cleaning compounds, flammable Class 3 - Flammable liquids
Cleaning liquids corrosive Detonators Class 8 - Corrosives
Class 1 - Explosives
Disinfectants, permanganate Class 5 - Oxidising agents
Engine starting fluid Class 3 - Flammable liquids
Engines, internal combustion Class 9 - Miscellaneous
Fencing, metal some Class 9 - Magnetised materials
Fibreglass repair kits Class 5 - Organic peroxides
Film, cellulose nitrate Class 4 - Flammable solids
Fire extinguishers containing compressed or liquefied gas Class 2 - Non-flammable, non-toxic gas
Firearms  
Fireworks Class 1 - Explosives
First aid kits Class 9 - Miscellaneous
Flares Class 1 - Explosives
Fuses Class 1 - Explosives
Gasoline Class 3 - Flammable liquids
Hair colouring products some Class 5 - Organic peroxides
Hair spray - aerosol container Class 2 - Gases
Hair spray - pump-action container Class 3 - Flammable liquids
Hydrogen cyanide Class 6 - Toxic substances
Hydrogen, compressed Class 2 - Flammable gas
Igniters Class 1 - Explosives
Life-saving appliances Class 9 - Miscellaneous
Luminous dials or luminous compounds in bulk Class 7 - Radioactive materials
Magnesium powder Class 4 - Spontaneous combustion and
Class 4 - Dangerous when wet
Magnets Class 9 - Magnetised materials
Matches of all kinds Class 4 - Flammable solids
Mercury, mercury compounds or mercury in manufactured items, such as thermometers Class 8 - Corrosives
Mustard gas Class 6 - Toxic substances
Nitrates Class 5 - Oxidising agents
Nitric acid Class 8 - Corrosives
Paint and paint removers, flammable Class 3 - Flammable liquids
Paint or varnish removers Class 8 - Corrosives
Paper caps for toy pistols Class 1 - Explosives
Perchlorates Class 5 - Oxidising agents
Perfumery products with flammable solvents Class 3 - Flammable liquids
  Class 5 - Oxidising agents
Peroxides
Pharmaceutical products
Class 5 - Oxidising agents
some Class 5 - Organic peroxides(other classifications may apply)
Plutonium Class 7 - Radioactive materials
Polymeric beads Class 9 - Miscellaneous
Potassium, metallic Class 4 - Dangerous when wet
Pyrotechnic signal devices Class 1 - Explosives
Radium Class 7 - Radioactive materials
Rocket motors (models) Class 1 - Explosives
Rust removers or preventers Class 8 - Corrosives
Sodium sulphide Class 4 - Spontaneous combustion
Sodium, metallic Class 4 - Dangerous when wet
Solvents, flammable Class 3 - Flammable liquids
Sparklers Class 1 - Explosives
Tear gas devices Class 6 - Toxic substances
Thermometers, mercury filled Class 8 - Corrosives
Thinners Class 3 - Flammable liquids
Toiletries, aerosol Class 2 - Gases
Varnish and varnish removers, flammable Class 3 - Flammable liquids
Zinc powder Class 4 - Spontaneous combustion
Zirconium powder Class 4 - Flammable solids
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