DGM’s Explosafe a solid solution for shipping and storing class 1.
DGM has already an amazing solution to transport explosives and offers fully tested Explosafe containers to the industry.
The DGM Explosafe 500 and Explosafe 7.5 are vessels suitable for the storage and transportation of 500 grams (17,6 oz.) and 7.5 grams (0.26 oz.) of class 1. TNT equivalent of all type of explosive substances or articles, with the exception of articles with shaped charges. The container withstands and absorbs the detonation of the explosive substance or article inside
After testing the competent authority in The Netherlands “TNO Defence, Safety & Security” concluded the following classifications to the Explosafe (except when loaded with shaped charges):
- UN 0349 ARTICLES, EXPLOSIVE, NOS; 1.4S (US DOT Class C)
- UN 0481 SUBSTANCES, EXPLOSIVE, NOS; 1.4S (US DOT Class C)
So, container and outer box are a totally safe combination able to fulfill the conditions of the UN Model Regulations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, Class 1 – Explosives, Division 1.4 compatibility group S, such as ‘any hazardous effects arising from accidental functioning are confined within the package…’