Hazardous/Dangerous/Research Material ShippingTo ship any hazardous materials from a TAMHSC Campus use the following link:
eShip shipping service login
You will need a Client ID, Username, and Password for the site.
To obtain these credentials please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, address, phone number, department, and billing information.
Hazardous Materials are defined by the Secretary of Transportation as any substance or materials that is capable of posing an unreasonable risk to health, safety, and property when transported in commerce.
Examples include but are not limited to:
- Infectious Substances
- Dry Ice
- Various Chemicals
- Radioactive materials
- Gas cylinders
- Lab specimens
- Items that have contained a petroleum product such as gas or oil
DocumentsPlease refer to the document How to know if you need to take Hazardous Shipping training to determine if you need to refer to the documents listed below.
- Shipping Batteries Safely
- Safe Travel with electronic devices and batteries
- How to use the Hazardous Materials Regulations
- Guide for shipping papers
- Dot Chart 13: hazardous materials marking, labeling, and placarding guide
- Class 6.2 Hazardous Material Classification Flowchart
- Dry Ice Checklist
- Category A&B Packing Instructions
- Emergency Response
- Table 3.6.D/Category A
- 49 CFR Hazardous Shipping Regulations
- US Department of Commerce – Bureau of Industry and Security
- International Air Transport Association (IATA)
- International Civil Aviation Organization
- Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA)
- Fed Ex Shipping Dangerous Goods and Hazardous Materials
- UPS Guide for Shipping Ground and Air Hazardous Materials