Dangerous Goods are articles or substances which are capable of posing a risk to health, safety, property, or the environment when transported by air.
To ensure the safe transport of Dangerous Goods by air.
A list of Dangerous Goods has been drawn up by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) in the ICAO Technical Instructions and classified as follows:
Flammable solids; substances liable to spontaneous combustion; substances which, in contact with water, emits flammable gases
Oxidizing substances and organic peroxides
Toxic and infectious substances
Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles, including environmentally hazardous substances