General

Unless otherwise provided, the substances and articles of ADR may be carried until 30 June 2017 in
accordance with the requirements of ADR applicable up to 31 December 2016.

(Deleted)

Substances and articles of Class 1, belonging to the armed forces of a Contracting Party, that were
packaged prior to 1 January 1990 in accordance with the requirements of ADR in effect at that time
may be carried after 31 December 1989 provided the packagings maintain their integrity and are
declared in the transport document as military goods packaged prior to 1 January 1990. The other
requirements applicable as from 1 January 1990 for this class shall be complied with.

Substances and articles of Class 1 that were packaged between 1 January 1990 and 31 December 1996
in accordance with the requirements of ADR in effect at that time may be carried after 31 December
1996, provided the packagings maintain their integrity and are declared in the transport document as
goods of Class 1 packaged between 1 January 1990 and 31 December 1996.

(Reserved)

Intermediate bulk containers (IBCs) manufactured before 1 January 2003 in accordance with the
requirements of marginal 3612 (1) applicable up to 30 June 2001 and which do not conform to the
requirements of 6.5.2.1.1 regarding the height of letters, numerals and symbols applicable as from
1 July 2001 may continue to be used.

Type approvals for drums, jerricans and composite packagings made of high or medium molecular
mass polyethylene issued before 1 July 2005 in accordance with the requirements of 6.1.5.2.6 in force
up to 31 December 2004, but which are not in accordance with the requirements of 4.1.1.21, continue
to be valid until 31 December 2009. Any such packagings manufactured and marked on the basis of
these type approvals may be used until the end of their period of use determined in 4.1.1.15.

Existing orange-coloured plates which meet the requirements of sub-section 5.3.2.2 applicable up to
31 December 2004 may continue to be used provided that the requirements of 5.3.2.2.1 and 5.3.2.2.2
that the plate, numbers and letters shall remain affixed irrespective of the orientation of the vehicle are
met.

(Deleted)

(Deleted)

Type approvals for drums, jerricans and composite packagings made of high or medium molecular
mass polyethylene, and for high molecular mass polyethylene IBCs, issued before 1 July 2007 in
accordance with the requirements of 6.1.6.1 (a) in force up to 31 December 2006, but which are not in
accordance with the requirements of 6.1.6.1 (a) applicable as from 1 January 2007, continue to be
valid.

(Deleted)

(Deleted)

IBCs manufactured before 1 January 2011 and conforming to a design type which has not passed the
vibration test of 6.5.6.13 or which was not required to meet the criteria of 6.5.6.9.5 (d) at the time it
was subjected to the drop test, may still be used.
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