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Transporting Infectious Substances Safely

This brochure describes the revised USDOT regulations for the classification criteria and packaging requirements for the transportation of infectious substances, adopted into 49 CFR, Parts 171-180, revised April 28, 2020.

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Published Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Issued Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2020