Packaging and Shipping Regulations


 Europe

 
   Regulation (EU) No 388/2012 of the European Parliament setting up a Community regime
for the control of exports, transfer, brokering and transit of dual-use items

http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:L:2012:129:0012:0280:En:PDF
 
   European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR)
http://www.unece.org/trans/danger/publi/adr/adr2011/11contentse.html
 
 International

 
   WHO Shipper's Programme 2011
http://www.who.int/ihr/biosafety/module_i_shipping_terms.pdf
 
   International Air Transport Association (IATA) Dangerous Goods Regulations
http://www.iata.org/Pages/default.aspx
 
   International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Dangerous Goods Regulations
http://www.icao.int/safety/DangerousGoods/Pages/default.aspx
 
   EBSA Information
http://www.ebsaweb.eu/ebsa/EBSA+Activities/transport-highlight-transport-p-1028.html
 
 U.S.

 
   Department of transportation Hazardous Materials Regulations - Overview
http://phmsa.dot.gov/hazmat
 
   The importation of etiologic agents into the U.S. is governed by the following federal
regulations / agencies:

  • U.S. Department of Agriculture 301-436-7885
  • U.S. Department of Interior 800-358-2104
 
   Export from the U.S.:
  • Department of Commerce export administration regulations at 15 CFR Parts
    742, 744, and 774
  • "Commerce Control list: Microorganisms and Toxins."
https://bxa.ntis.gov/
http://www.access.gpo.gov/bis/ear/ear_data.html