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UPS Shipping with Hazardous Materials

You can ship your Hazardous Materials (Haz Mat) with the Multi Carrier app by selecting your Haz Mat items via the Wizard screen. You have to make sure that your UPS account supports the Dangerous Goods/Hazardous Materials service otherwise you won't be able to create shipments. If you are unsure, please contact your UPS account manager.

Here is a guide for creating a Haz Mat shipment.

1. Create your Haz Mat item

Click on the + icon in your tabs and scroll down to where you see DG/Haz Mat icon is.

Click New

Fill out all the details as you would normally for your Hazardous Materials shipments.

Click Save.

Next you must create the HazMat Commodity

Fill in the required sections:

Once you have your Commodity and Detail, you need to go back into your Detail objet and link the Commodity to it:

You have now added the necessary hazmat details and these will be available on the Wizard screen which we show in the next step below.

2. Add the Haz Mat item to the Wizard

Next go to the Shipping Wizard, fill in the recipient and package details and you will then see a new Special Service appear where you will be able to choose Haz Mat.

Select this checkbox and you will see the below fields, you can have up to 3 Haz Mat items in each package:

Using the magnifying glass you can choose the Haz Mat item(s) you created in the first part of this guide.

For each package you need to also specify the Emergency Contact, Phone, Q Value, Transportation Mode and whether the package is Over Packed or All Packaged in one.

If you are unsure of any details to put here, please contact your UPS Account manager so they can help you determine what you need to specify for your particular shipment.

Click Create Label, and you will have create a Haz Mat shipment.

You should see a shipping label that has dangerous goods terminology: