AFMAN 24-204(I)/TM 38-250/NAVSUP PUB 505/MCO P4030.19H/ DLAI 4145.3
11 DECEMBER 2001
EXCEPTED AND LIMITED QUANTITIES
HA19.1. Quantities. Excepted and limited quantities are authorized on military aircraft according to 2.7. These
small quantities of hazardous materials are exempted from certain requirements of this manual as identified in this
attachment. The provisions in this attachment do not apply to radioactive materials. See Attachment 11 for
requirements applicable to radioactive material in accepted packaging or limited quantity of material.
A19.2. Excepted Quantities. Small quantities of hazardous materials are exempt from the specification packaging,
marking, labeling, certification and compatibility requirements of this manual if the provisions of this paragraph are
A19.2.1. Do not ship the following material as an excepted quantity:
Class 1 material.
Class 2, division 2.1 and 2.3; or division 2.2 material having a subsidiary risk.
Material having a primary or subsidiary risk of Class 4 in PG I.
Class 4.1 self-reactive material.
Material having a primary or subsidiary risk of Class 5 in PG I.
Material having a primary or subsidiary risk of Class 6.1, in PG I, by reason of inhalation toxicity.
Class 6.2 material.
Class 7 material.
Material having a primary or secondary risk of Class 8 in PG I, UN2803 and UN2809.
Magnetized material (Class 9).
Hazardous material contained within a device that is a component part of an otherwise nonhazardous item
(except for temperature sensing devices) such as mercury switches in electrical equipment. Prepare the
hazardous material according to the requirements for the hazard. If the material is not regulated as a
hazardous material, ship the item as general cargo.
Material identified as Cargo Aircraft Only in table A4.1.
A19.2.2. Maximum Net Quantity for Excepted Quantities. The maximum net quantity of hazardous material
that is allowed in each inner packaging and the total net quantity allowed in each outer packaging are given in table
A19.1. Refer to A19.2.1 to determine if the material qualifies for the excepted quantities provision and that table
A19.1 is applicable. If the quantity limitations of table A19.1 are exceeded, the excepted quantity provision must
not be used and the material must be prepared according to the requirements for the individual material.