infectious substances ?
Infectious substances are classified as dangerous goods and are distinguished in class 6.2.
These infectious substances are characterized by the fact that they contain, or are thought to contain, pathogens in their bodies. It is these micro-organisms, which are called pathogens, that represent a risk for all living beings. They can cause infections and other diseases. They are viruses, bacteria, fungi, rickettsiae or other forms of parasites.
According to their degree of danger, infectious substances are classified in two distinct categories within class 6.2:
- CATEGORY A: High danger
- CATEGORY B: Low danger
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Obtaining the IATA certificate
for shipping infectious materials
To meet regulatory requirements and optimize the safety of your employees, your assets and the environment when transporting infectious materials.
By clicking below, you can access our infectious substances training sheet, the session calendar and the online registration form.
of this training
Beeing able to identify and classify infectious materials
Obtain an IATA certificate to transport infectious substances
Become autonomous in the preparation of your shipping documents
Be able to adapt the marking and labeling for the transport of these goods
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