The UN issued recommendations on the transportation of dangerous goods. These define how strong an Big Bag for dangerous goods must be and set the standards how it has to be tested. We supply UN bags for dangerous materials in various specifications. Compared to standard FIBC, UN big bags are extra strong constructed in order to prevent leakage of the dangerous materials even when the big bag is in a stressed situation. Every UN bag design is tested by an independent test house. The ADR certificates will be handed over to buyers. This depends on your goods and country legislation. An indication may give the list of the UN. UN bags must not be higher than twice the shortest side. They cannot have a larger volume than 3.
UN Certified Bulk Bags
UN Bags are also classified according to the Hazard level of goods they carry. All UN Bags are treated as multi-trip bags even though there is no safety factor This term is unknown in the UN regulations. UN bags are not classified by safety factors. The safety factor refers to FIBCs for non-dangerous goods only. Top lift test, Tear test, Stacking test, Drop test, Topple test , Righting test The above tests are conducted by the certified test houses before they issue the certificates. This report will describe in detail not only the specification of the Fibc tested but the test levels at which the Fibc passed. The certificate is unique to the type of Fibc tested and may only be used to cover the carriage of products within the limit of the UN test.
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Are you looking to transport your hazardous goods safely? The big bags are tested and designed to comply with all the requirements of a UN FIBC to keep your product safe during transportation. They form the basis of several international agreements and many national laws. They have issued recommendations on the transport of dangerous goods to protect public health and prevent accidents, injuries and damage to property and pollution. In our own test facilities we design and test your big bags according to all requirements set by the UN. The FIBCs are then officially certified by repeating the tests in an independent testing facility. Dangerous hazardous products are classified by the United Nations with a unique UN product number. The symbols below are used for the maximum permitted stacking weight or to indicate that stacking is not permitted. A UN FIBC is subjected to thorough testing to guarantee its safety and integrity under conditions of intended use and the protection of your valuable product.
Bulk bags are a versatile bulk packaging option that have the ability to transport and store a variety of products and materials. Whether you are transporting soil, food grade products , or hazardous materials, FIBCs offer your business a packaging option with a unique mix of flexibility, durability, and affordability that are unmatched in the bulk packaging industry. These bags are manufactured, tested, and certified for a wide range of goods in environments where there is risk of fire, explosion, chemical burns, toxic contamination or environmental damage. National Bulk Bag is a certified distributor of UN certified bulk bags. Our FIBC experts are UN certified and are ready to help you navigate the often confusing and tedious process of selecting the optimal bag for the product and material that you are packing. Through our discovery and detailed custom bulk bag solution process, our experts work WITH you to find the right UN certified bag for your application. To speak with one of our UN certified experts, give us a call at or schedule some time to speak with us by clicking here. Transporting and storing hazardous materials presents unique challenges as well as stricter regulations.