IMO: IMDG Code – Supplement
International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code - Supplement
The Maritime Safety Committee, at its one hundred and second session, approved the amendments to the Revised Emergency Response Procedures for Ships Carrying Dangerous Goods (EmS Guide) (MSC.1/Circ.1588/Rev.1), as prepared by the Sub-Committee on Carriage of Cargoes and Containers (CCC) at its sixth session (9 to 13 September 2019) and finalized by the Sub-Committee’s Editorial and Technical Group.
The Supplement also includes texts of the Medical First Aid Guide for Use in Accidents Involving Dangerous Goods (MFAG), descriptions of the reporting procedures for incidents involving dangerous goods, harmful substances and/or marine pollutants, recommendations on the safe use of pesticides in ships, the International Code for the Safe Carriage of Packaged Irradiated Nuclear Fuel, Plutonium and High-Level Radioactive Wastes on board Ships (INF Code), and other appropriate Assembly resolutions, resolutions and circulars of the MSC and circulars of the Facilitation Committee (FAL) and of the Sub-Committee on Carriage of Cargoes and Containers (CCC) (formerly Dangerous Goods, Solid Cargoes and Containers) and contains the updated text of the Revised Guidelines for the preparation of the Cargo Securing Manual (MSC.1/Circ.1353/Rev.2).
Publication Code: IMO210E
Publication Subtitle: International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code Supplement
Publication Edition Number or Year: 2020
Publisher Name: International Maritime Organization (IMO)