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Challenges in the transport of dangerous substances


Published on September 28, 2018.-

Hazardous substances are present in the production processes of various industries, either as inputs, raw materials or finished products. That is why these sectors must be able to handle this type of cargo, its handling and transport safely.

The management of safe transport for dangerous substances is not a minor challenge, since the flow of these through the different stages that compose them and their different types must be considered, since the specific conditions for their transport, handling will depend on this. and storage.

Dangerous substances pose risks to people and the environment, for which there are various regulations that regulate their handling. Within Chilean legislation, DS 43, which regulates its storage, and DS 298, which defines the conditions for land transportation stand out.

You can check the source of this article at «REGULATION AND MAIN CHALLENGES. Transport of dangerous substances'.


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