IMDG Code Amdt 38-16 Corrigendum December 2017, 28 November 2017 The International Maritime Organization has produced a Corrigendum to Amendment 38-16 of the IMDG Code. Exis Technologies has produced a summary of the key changes: There is a small change to the definition of SADT Minor amendments to the PSNs for UN 1333, 1374, 1712, 2216, 2465 'Fishmeal', ' Fishscrap' now have a space included: Fish meal, Fish scrap Deletion of PP40 from UN 1396 (pgIII), 1398 (pgIII), 1402 (pgI), 1403 (pgIII), 1405 (pgIII), 3132 (pgIII), 3208 (pgIII). (This corrects anomaly as PP40 applies to pgII substances only) UN 0500 and UN 0501 have their spillage schedule correctly applied, now S-X and S-Y respectively UN 1324 has fire schedule 'F-G' replaced by 'F-A' For 1418 (pgII and III) and UN 2870 removes F-G (as per the special case in F-G it applies only to class 4.3 PGI) SW1 added to UN 2383 PP31 added to UN 2441 Replace 'F-E' with 'F-A' for UN 2735 (already F-A for pgII and pgIII) Add SP368 to UN 2908 Add SP325 to UN 2913 Add SP326 to UN 3326 The EmS for UN 3513 now has a comma rather than full stop to separate the fire and spillage schedules (this corrects the obvious typo) The properties and observations for UN 3530 no longer refers to fuel cells SG72 now refers generally to the segregation exemptions in 188.8.131.52 rather than specifically to table 184.108.40.206.2. As a result UN 3391 to 3400 now have SG72 There have been minor changes to a few special provisions: SP207, 225, 369, 384, 907, 928 and 945 In 220.127.116.11.5, '18.104.22.168' has been replaced by '22.214.171.124' - to reflect new re-numbering in 5.1.1 There are minor updates to the table in 126.96.36.199 Minor corrections to P002, P200, P403, P410 and P603 There are a few generic corrections 'markings' to 'marks' missed from the A38 update 188.8.131.52 - there is a new second sentence on the new class 9 lithium battery mark (you are not able to put any text such as description of the hazard into the label as you are with most other labels) 184.108.40.206.2 - there was an error in the printed books regarding the size of the PSN mark, this is now corrected There are minor corrections in Part 6 and part 7 Some of the segregation examples in the annex to chapter 7.2 have been updated and clarified In the Appendix A the entries for Polymerising substances have been moved from generic entries to specific entries There are minor updates to the alphabetical index Amendment 38-16 of the IMDG Code is mandatory from 1 January 2018. A summary of the changes from Amendment 37-14 to Amendment 38-16 of the IMDG Code is available here: http://www.imdgsupport.com/IMDG_2016_Changes.asp Please note: the changes were current at the time of production. This is a guide only; users must check with official sources before relying on the information. Exis Technologies accepts no responsibility for errors or omissions.