Dangerous Goods F.A.Q.’s
Dangerous goods or hazardous goods are solids, liquids, or gases that can harm people, other living organisms, property, or the environment. They are often subject to chemical regulations. In the United States and internationally, dangerous goods are more commonly known as hazardous materials (abbreviated as HAZMAT or hazmat). HazmatHub specializes in the identification and documentation of these materials.
Dangerous goods are required to be packaged according to UN specifications. Acceptable packaging product include UN Spec Corrugated Boxes and Wooden Crating, all with required labeling and documents.
HazmatHub covers the entire South Florida area. We come to you same day, any location. We may even go beyond our local area with advance notice and an appointment.
What sets HazmatHub apart is our ability to provide our complete array of services right at your doorstep. Our DG Specialist are always on the move in our fully equipped HazmatHub Vans. We try our best to reach our customers within an hour of receiving a request. Our specialists can even go right to your doorstep.
There are 9 Dangerous Goods classes that are used to label and easily identify materials. Each class may have divisions that indicate a specific type of sub hazard that differentiates materials within the same class.
HazmatHub has an 80,000 sq ft warehouse (bonded) in the South Florida area. This allows our hazmat specialists manipulate cargo and store dangerous goods for as long as our customers need. Being only 15 minutes from Miami International Airport also means that any Hazmat cargo tendered by the airlines can safely and efficiently be handled by our team on a moments notice.
HazmatHub offers CD Based training for individuals and small groups. HazmatHub also offers proctored classes for larger groups or company wide trainings. Trainings that we cover are IMDG, IATA, and general awareness.
HazmatHub provides nationwide LTL transportation services. Our specialist make sure that all shipments have the required paperwork and the correct processes are done so that shipments are pulled off with little to no delay. Hazmat transportation can be tricky and costly; always consult a hazmat specialist.
HazmatHub offers Asset-based local FTL and and nationwide FTL. Being asset-based means our specialists are able to inspect and guarantee a smooth shipping process. Our Nationwide hazmat team does its best to ensure all shipments are done with the required paperwork and are ready to advise upon a moments notice.