What does UN Number mean in haz cargo..?? 12 November, 201528 January, 2013 by Hariesh Manaadiar Categories Documentation, HazardousTags dangerous goods, Hazardous, IMO, shipping information, shipping knowledge, UN Estimated reading time = 1 minute Name: Ashwini Email: email@example.com Ask your question here..: every haz cargo has the UN NO NO.. WAT DOES IT MEAN? WAT VALUE DOES IT TAKE PLACE FOR THE HAZ APPROVAL FROM CARRIER? Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... 2 thoughts on “What does UN Number mean in haz cargo..??” what the role of un number and function does it take on a label Loading... Hi Ashwini, UN number refers to United nations number assinged to the particular chemicals which is dangerous if not handled properly..carriers will value the importance of UN number assigned in the IMO regulations and will accept booking based on the safety precautions were taken aside…In north american alone there are few commodities which wont fall under Hazardous effect,they give a new number called NA 1993(instead of UN),it means this is not regulated hazardous cargo and can be treated like normal cargo,but other countries doesn’t have this specified number for non regulated DG cargoes…Trust the above assists. Brgds/Krish Ex Lufthansa cargo Ag staff.DGR CAT 3 qualified professional with FIATA iata cargo diploma holder .. Loading... Be part of the discussion and share your views about the article here.. Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.