P116 PACKING INSTRUCTION P116
The following packagings are authorized, provided the general provisions of 4.1.1, 4.1.3 and special packing provisions of 4.1.5 are met.
Inner packagings Intermediate packagings Outer packagings
Bags Bags
  • paper, water- and oil-resistant
Not necessary
  • woven plastics (5H1, 5H2, 5H3)
  • plastics
  • paper, multiwall, water-resistant (5M2)
  • textile, plastic coated or lined
  • plastics, film (5H4)
  • woven plastics, sift-proof
  • textile, sift-proof (5L2)
  • textile, water-resistant (5L3)
Receptacles
  • fibreboard, water-resistant
Boxes
  • metal
  • steel (4A)
  • plastics
  • aluminium (4B)
  • wood, sift-proof
  • other metal (4N)
  • natural wood, ordinary (4C1)
Sheets
  • natural wood, sift-proof walls (4C2)
  • paper, water-resistant
  • plywood (4D)
  • paper, waxed
  • reconstituted wood (4F)
  • plastics
  • fibreboard (4G)
  • plastics, solid (4H2)
 
Drums
  • steel (1A1, 1A2)
  • aluminium (1B1, 1B2)
  • other metal (1N1, 1N2)
  • fibre (1G)
  • plastics (1H1, 1H2)
  • plywood (1D)
 
Jerricans
  • steel (3A1, 3A2)
  • plastics (3H1, 3H2)

Special packing provisions:

PP61
For UN Nos. 0082, 0241, 0331 and 0332, inner packagings are not required if leakproof removable head drums are used as the outer packaging.
PP62
For UN Nos. 0082, 0241, 0331 and 0332, inner packagings are not required when the explosive is contained in a material impervious to liquid.
PP63
For UN 0081, inner packagings are not required when contained in rigid plastic which is impervious to nitric esters.
PP64
For UN 0331, inner packagings are not required when bags (5H2, 5H3 or 5H4) are used as outer packagings.
PP65
[Deleted]
PP66
For UN 0081, bags shall not be used as outer packagings.