ADR – Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road: Restructured ADR Applicable as from January 1, 2023
This publication presents the European Agreement, the Protocol Signatures, annexes and amendments for the transportation of dangerous goods. The various substances are listed and defined, as well as general and special provisions applicable to the transport of these dangerous materials.
2-Volume Set, Applicable as of January 1, 2023
The Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) includes:
This version has been prepared on the basis of amendments applicable as from 1 January 2023.
Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, also known as the UN Orange Book, is the basis for the development of the international regulations concerning the transport of dangerous goods as well as most national legislations. This publication covers all modes of transport: road, sea and air.
These recommendations have been developed in the light of technical progress, the advent of new substances and materials, the exigencies of modern transport systems and above all, the requirement to ensure the safety of people, property and the environment. They are addressed to governments and international organisations concerned with the regulation of the transport of dangerous goods. The Model Regulations cover the classification of dangerous goods, their listing, the use, construction, testing and approval of packagings and portable tanks, as well as consignment procedures such as marking, labeling, placarding and documentation.