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FC 101 - What Carriers Need to Know

What is the Difference Between Transporting FCA-certified Division 1.4G Consumer Fireworks and DOT-approved Division 1.4G Consumer Fireworks?

The wording on the shipping paper provided to you and the markings on the packaging will show an “FC” number rather than an “EX” number.

FC number

There are no other differences for a carrier transporting Division 1.4G consumer fireworks.

Source: Fireworks Certification Procedures - Compliance Assistance Guide HM-257 Final Rule, July 2013

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