Safety Advisory Notice MS20070017

Safety Advisory Notice

Recommendation details
Output No: MS20070017
Date issued: 20 November 2007
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

Safety Issue

The packing group assigned to sodium isobutyl xanthate and sodium isopropyl xanthate in the dangerous goods declarations for carriage on board Kota Pahlawan was not consistent with the packing group assigned to them in the material data safety sheets provided by the consignees for these consignments.

Safety Advisory Notice

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau advises that receivers, consignees and importers of xanthates should consider the safety implications of this safety issue and take action when considered appropriate.

Last update 05 April 2012