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dangerous goods

Articles or substances that could pose a significant risk to health, safety, or property when transported by air.
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Face masks, goggles and Haz-Mat suits rounded out the look, though their only costume customization to these stock items were, inexplicably, giant orange dicks painted on with spray paint.
The bottom line is rapid growth not only in the environmental sector--asbestos, mold and haz-mat contractors--but also in the specialty insurance niche that writes pollution coverages for companies of all sizes.
With her condition, he can only visit his wife through a window or dressed in a haz-mat suit.
The state haz-mat team was called to contain the envelope and its contents, Hanson said.
Passing vehicles are being checked for safety, while Haz-mat teams are on standby.
DEVASTATION: The crash site, left, while above and below, marines, firemen, and haz-mat crews inspect the wreckage of the fighter jet
James Melton, a haz-mat specialist with the Santa Ana, Calif.
Services: Wellness programs: diabetes management, nutrition/cholesterol, medical services, physical exams, respiratory/fit testing, haz-mat exams and audiometric testing.
There are only so many ways lock-out/tag-out or HAZ-MAT procedures can be presented.
Local police, responding to the artist's 911 call, discovered in his home a DNA-extraction laboratory for Free Range Grains, a CAE project intended for the Mass MOCA show, as well as bacteria cultures for another future project, and summoned the FBI and Joint Terrorism Task Force, whose agents arrived in haz-mat suits, detained Kurtz for twenty-two hours, and impounded the contents of his studio.
But, as time passed, it became nothing more than a few stubborn media images: an oiled otter, a tar-covered seagull, men in haz-mat suits wandering the beaches spraying boulders with boiling water.
So when the KCAL Channel 9 reporter assigned to courtside interviewing duties put the microphone in front of Lakers center Shaquille O'Neal following the team's dramatic victory in Toronto on Super Bowl Sunday, he didn't need a haz-mat outfit.