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Known as the Orange Book, this directory provides an extensive list of dangerous goods and their control in transport by air, rail, road, sea and inland waterways. It covers classification and definitions of all dangerous substances; packaging, labelling and relevant shipping documentation; and training of transport workers. This manual is indispensable to national and international regulatory authorities, lawyers, manufacturers, shippers and packers concerned with the regulations imposed by the different governments and international organizations regarding the transport of dangerous goods. The special feature in this edition are the rules and regulations being considered for adoption by the NAFTA countries for entry into force.