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1 2 oktober 2010 How to inspect fumigated containers The Dutch way

2 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers22 oktober 2010 Proposition of Paracelsus All substances are poisonous The dose is only relevant parameter to make it poisonous

3 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers32 oktober 2010 Reasons for fumigation Prevent damage to cargo Treating wooden pallets in container Protect other cargo from theft. (shoes, furniture etc.) Container not always safe after sea crossing

4 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers42 oktober 2010 Pesticides found in containers Methylbromide Formaldehyde Magnesium and aluminium phosphide Sulfuryl fluoride

5 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers52 oktober 2010 Labelling and documents Fumigated container = UN No of Class 9 Label Documents –Data –Type –Quantity Language

6 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers62 oktober 2010 Selection of containers Check documents Look at the container Measure the content of the container If too high: open the doors Repeat this until atmosphere is safe.

7 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers72 oktober 2010 Checking “normal” containers 1 Selection of containers Protocol gas measuring Results: –No indication on the tubes nor the equipment The container can be entered for inspection But always carry a switched on P.I.D.- meter

8 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers82 oktober 2010 Checking “normal”containers 2 Results: –No indication on the tubes of phosphine, but <10 ppm P.I.D. 30 minutes ventilation at least Approaching container with switched on P.I.D.-meter Inspection is possible of the first row Use personal means of protection

9 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers92 oktober 2010 Checking “normal” containers 3 Results –> 10 ppm indication on P.I.D.-meter The container is blocked A sample of the atmosphere is taken The sample is analyzed The container is degassed by specilized company After cleaning the container can be inspected But with the use of a switched on P.I.D.-meter

10 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers102 oktober 2010 Checking “normal” containers Air sample: –> 10 ppm in atmosphere of container –< 10 ppm but specific circumstances E.g. class 6.1 P.G I Pesticide in container

11 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers112 oktober 2010 Summary The basis of gas measuring: –Determine there is a undesirable substance present –Determine what this substance is –Determine what the volume is –Determine how hazardous the substance is

12 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers122 oktober 2010 Equipment MX 6 iBrid

13 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers132 oktober 2010 Equipment P.I.D.-meter

14 Inspectie Verkeer en Waterstaat How to inspect fumigated containers142 oktober 2010 Questions Thank you for your attention Any questions?


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