Beginning January 1, 2013, a key change in the regulatory environment will impact all shippers currently acknowledging the Consumer Commodity exception.
These shippers will have to transition to the Limited Quanity exception, which will require:
- Changes in how packages are marked
- Changes in record-keeping for training and testing
- Possible testing changes
COSTHA technical staff worked with the USDOT to prepare a “Guidance Document” that explains the nuances of the Limited Quantity rulemaking that eliminates the current Consumer Commodity, ORM-D description and classification.
Click here to download the document.