Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods are articles or substances which are capable of posing a significant risk to health, safety, property or the environment when transported by air. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) classified dangerous goods in 9 classes, which are:

Class 1 Explosives
Class 2 Gases
Class 3 Flammable liquids
Class 4 Flammable solids; Substances liable to spontaneous combustion; Substances which, in contact with water, emit flammable gases
Class 5 Oxidizing substances and Organic peroxides
Class 6 Toxic and infectious substances
Class 7 Radioactive material
Class 8 Corrosive substances
Class 9 Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles


Some examples of dangerous goods are:

Nail Polish Glue
Perfume Lipstick
Batteries Marker (depended on material)
Printer Ink Magnetized material
Spray Dry Ice
Vaccines Automobile parts
Laboratory testing Equipment Camping expeditionary Equipment
Chemicals Diving Equipment
Drilling and Mining Equipment Dry shipper