Intermodal Restrictions for Hazardous Materials

Important

Hazardous waste that requires a Unified Hazardous Waste Manifest under 40 CFR, part 262 or State regulations is prohibited. BNSF will not accept hazardous waste shipments from an on-dock facility or tendered to a BNSF Intermodal facility (in-gate or rail interchange).

Hazardous Materials – Accepted and Prohibited Intermodal Commodities

NOTE:  Application works best when using Google Chrome

Enter the UN/NA Number into the search engine to determine if the commodity
is accepted or prohibited by BNSF Railway.  The Hazardous Materials Identification Number
(UN/NA) can be found in Section 14 (Transportation Information) of a Safety Data Sheet (SDS).

wdt_ID UN NA NUMBER HAZARD CLASS SUB HAZARD CLASS 1 SUB HAZARD CLASS 2 PRODUCT SPECIFIC NAME TECHNICAL NAME DRY CONTAINER 20' ISOTANKS
1 UN0190 0 0 SAMPLES, EXPLOSIVE 0 Accepted Accepted
2 UN0074 1.1A 0 0 DIAZODINITROPHENOL,WETTED 0 Prohibited 5,000 lbs or more, except to or from Houston, Galveston, La Porte, TX, Morgans Point, and Barbours Cut, TX via BNSF all weights are prohibited Prohibited
3 UN0113 1.1A 0 0 GUANYL NITROSAMINOGUANYLIDENE HYDRAZINE, WETTED 0 Prohibited 5,000 lbs or more, except to or from Houston, Galveston, La Porte, TX, Morgans Point, and Barbours Cut, TX via BNSF all weights are prohibited Prohibited
4 UN0114 1.1A 0 0 GUANYL NITROSAMINOGUANYL- TETRAZENE, WETTED 0 Prohibited 5,000 lbs or more, except to or from Houston, Galveston, La Porte, TX, Morgans Point, and Barbours Cut, TX via BNSF all weights are prohibited Prohibited
5 UN0129 1.1A 0 0 LEAD AZIDE, WETTED 0 Prohibited 5,000 lbs or more, except to or from Houston, Galveston, La Porte, TX, Morgans Point, and Barbours Cut, TX via BNSF all weights are prohibited Prohibited
6 UN0130 1.1A 0 0 LEAD STYPHNATE, WETTED 0 Prohibited 5,000 lbs or more, except to or from Houston, Galveston, La Porte, TX, Morgans Point, and Barbours Cut, TX via BNSF all weights are prohibited Prohibited
7 UN0135 1.1A 0 0 MERCURY FULMINATE, WETTED 0 Prohibited 5,000 lbs or more, except to or from Houston, Galveston, La Porte, TX, Morgans Point, and Barbours Cut, TX via BNSF all weights are prohibited Prohibited
8 UN0224 1.1A 61 0 BARIUM AZIDE 0 Prohibited 5,000 lbs or more, except to or from Houston, Galveston, La Porte, TX, Morgans Point, and Barbours Cut, TX via BNSF all weights are prohibited Prohibited
9 UN0473 1.1A 0 0 SUBSTANCES, EXPLOSIVE, N.O.S. 0 Prohibited 5,000 lbs or more, except to or from Houston, Galveston, La Porte, TX, Morgans Point, and Barbours Cut, TX via BNSF all weights are prohibited Prohibited
10 UN0029 1.1B 0 0 DETONATORS, NON-ELECTRIC 0 Prohibited 5,000 lbs or more, except to or from Houston, Galveston, La Porte, TX, Morgans Point, and Barbours Cut, TX via BNSF all weights are prohibited Prohibited

BNSF Intermodal Rules and Policies Guide

The BNSF Intermodal Rules and Policies Guide (R&PG) specifies the rules governing Intermodal transportation on BNSF or transportation provided by BNSF and part of a continuous intermodal movement.

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