The miscellaneous hazardous materials category encompasses all hazardous materials that do not fit one of the definitions listed in Class 1 through Class 8.
The miscellaneous hazardous material is a material that presents a hazard during transportation but which does not meet the definition of any other hazard class. This class includes:
- Any material which has an anesthetic, noxious or other similar property which could cause extreme annoyance or discomfort to a flight crew member so as to prevent the correct performance of assigned duties; or
- Any material that meets the definition in 49 CFR 171.8 for an elevated temperature material, a hazardous substance, a hazardous waste, or a marine pollutant.
|Class 9: Miscellaneous|
|Load and Segregation Chart|
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|The absence of any hazard class or division or a blank space in the table indicates that no data on restrictions is available. |
- *: This indicates that segregation among different Class 1 materials is governed by the compatibility table in 49CFR 177.848(f)
- X: These materials may not be loaded, transported, or stored together in the same transport vehicle or storage facility during the course of transportation.
- O: Indicates that these materials may not be loaded, transported or stored together in the same transport vehicle or storage facility during the course of transportation, unless separated in a manner that, in the event of leakage from packages under conditions normally incident to transportation, commingling of hazardous materials would not occur.
- A: This note means that, notwithstanding the requirements of the letter 'X', ammonium nitrate fertilizer may be loaded or stored with Division 1.1 or Division 1.5 materials.
The packing group of a Class 9 material is as indicated in Column 5 of the 49CFR 172.101 Table.
- 49 CFR 173.140
- 49 CFR 173.141