Dangerous goods (often called hazardous materials) may be pure chemicals, explosives, radioactive items, pressurized items, mixtures of substances, manufactured products or any article which could pose a risk to people, animals, or the environment if not properly handled in use or in transport.
Pacific Coastal Airlines does not accept dangerous goods for transportation.
Did you know that Lithium Batteries are considered Dangerous Goods?
Learn more on the Transport Canada website
regarding Lithium Batteries. Pacific Coastal Airlines Cargo does not accept Lithium Batteries, whether installed in devices or loose.
Classes of Dangerous Goods
Class 1: Explosives
Class 2: Gasses
Class 3: Flammable Liquid
Class 4: Flammable Solids
Class 5: Oxidizing Substances
Class 6: Toxic and Infectious Substances
Class 7: Radioactive Materials
Class 8: Corrosives
Class 9: Miscellaneous (e.g.: magnetized materials, internal combustion engines, etc.)
Classes and Sample Labels of Dangerous Goods