UNH M 1 MESSAGE HEADER

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A service segment starting and uniquely identifying a message. The message type code for the Safety and hazard data message is SAFHAZ.
0062
MESSAGE REFERENCE NUMBER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..14
Unique message reference assigned by the sender.
S009
MESSAGE IDENTIFIER
  • Mandatory
Identification of the type, version etc. of the message being interchanged.
0065
Message type identifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Code identifying a type of message and assigned by its controlling agency.
0052
Message type version number
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Version number of a message type.
0054
Message type release number
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Release number within the current message type version number (0052).
0051
Controlling agency
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..2
Code identifying the agency controlling the specification, maintenance and publication of the message type.
0057
Association assigned code
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Code, assigned by the association responsible for the design and maintenance of the message type concerned, which further identifies the message.
0068
COMMON ACCESS REFERENCE
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Reference serving as a key to relate all subsequent transfers of data to the same business case or file.
S010
STATUS OF THE TRANSFER
  • Conditional
Statement that the message is one in a sequence of transfers relating to the same topic.
0070
Sequence message transfer number
  • Mandatory
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..2
Number assigned by the sender indicating that the message is an addition or change of a previously sent message relating to the same topic.
0073
First/last sequence message transfer indication
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 1
Indication used for the first and last message in a sequence of the same type of message relating to the same topic.

BGM M 1 BEGINNING OF MESSAGE

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment for unique identification of the Safety and Hazard Data Message.
C002
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE NAME
  • Conditional
Identification of a type of document/message by code or name. Code preferred.
1001
Document/message name, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Document/message identifier expressed in code.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
1000
Document/message name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language identifier specifying the function of a document/message.
C106
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Identification of a document/message by its number and eventually its version or revision.
1004
Document/message number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Reference number assigned to the document/message by the issuer.
1056
Version
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
To specify the version number or name of an object.
1060
Revision number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
To specify a revision number.
1225
MESSAGE FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the function of the message.
4343
RESPONSE TYPE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the type of acknowledgment required or transmitted.

RFF C 10 REFERENCE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment for referencing documents that relate to the entire message, e.g. an EEC regulation number, and EPA regulation id, etc.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

DTM C 10 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment specifying the dates, times, and/or periods that are relevant to the whole message. The segment must be specified at least once to identify the document date.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

FTX C 99 FREE TEXT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, that applies to the entire message.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
  • Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C108
TEXT LITERAL
  • Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

GRP1 C 10 NAD RFF GRP2

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A group of segments identifying the parties involved in the transaction, the contact method(s) and mean(s), and optionally any reference required for a specific party.

NAD M 1 NAME AND ADDRESS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify a party name and address, either by coded identification or in clear form. The identity of the party responsible for placing the substances/materials on the market must be identified in accordance with legal requirements. It is recommended that where possible only the coded form of the party ID should be specified, e.g. the Buyer and Seller of Goods are known to each other, thus only the coded ID is required.
3035
PARTY QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Code identifying a party involved in a transaction.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C058
NAME AND ADDRESS
  • Conditional
Unstructured name and address: one to five lines.
3124
Name and address line
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
C080
PARTY NAME
  • Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by name, one to five lines. Party name may be formatted.
3036
Party name
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3045
Party name format, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a party name.
C059
STREET
  • Conditional
Street address and/or PO Box number in a structured address: one to four lines.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3164
CITY NAME
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a city (a town, a village) for addressing purposes.
3229
COUNTRY SUB-ENTITY IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
Identification of the name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
3251
POSTCODE IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
Code defining postal zones or addresses.
3207
COUNTRY, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.

RFF C 10 REFERENCE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment for referencing documents that relate to a specific party, e.g. contract number, order number, etc.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

GRP2 C 10 CTA COM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A group of segments identifying the contact person or department for a trading partner and specifying the communication channel and number. This segment must appear at least once to identify the emergency contact of the goods supplier.

CTA M 1 CONTACT INFORMATION

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify a person or department and their function, to whom communications should be directed.
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
C056
DEPARTMENT OR EMPLOYEE DETAILS
  • Conditional
Code and/or name of a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Department or employee identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Internal identification code.
3412
Department or employee
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The department or person within an organizational entity.

COM C 5 COMMUNICATION CONTACT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 5
A segment specifying the communication method, e.g. telephone and means, e.g. telephone number, for the specified contact.
C076
COMMUNICATION CONTACT
  • Mandatory
Communication number of a department or employee in a specified channel.
3148
Communication number
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..512
The communication number.
3155
Communication channel qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.

GRP3 M 1000 DOC IMD PIA MEA RCS RFF DTM FTX GRP4 GRP6

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1000
A group of segments providing the safety and hazard details of a substance to enable appropriate precautions to be taken. Each occurrence of the detail section relates directly to one Safety Data Sheet, i.e. one substance or product.

DOC M 1 DOCUMENT/MESSAGE DETAILS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment for identifying the start of the data relevant to a specific substance and, where possible, identifying the suppliers product id.
C002
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE NAME
  • Mandatory
Identification of a type of document/message by code or name. Code preferred.
1001
Document/message name, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Document/message identifier expressed in code.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
1000
Document/message name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language identifier specifying the function of a document/message.
C503
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of document/message by number, status, source and/or language.
1004
Document/message number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Reference number assigned to the document/message by the issuer.
1373
Document/message status, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To identify the status of a document/message.
1366
Document/message source
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Indication of the source from which the printed information is to be or has been obtained.
3453
Language, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
3153
COMMUNICATION CHANNEL IDENTIFIER, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.
1220
NUMBER OF COPIES OF DOCUMENT REQUIRED
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..2
Number of originals or copies of a document stipulated or referred to as being required.
1218
NUMBER OF ORIGINALS OF DOCUMENT REQUIRED
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..2
Specification of the number of originals of a stipulated document that are required.

IMD C 999 ITEM DESCRIPTION

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 999
A segment for identifying or describing the substance. This must be identical to the identification information provided on the label. Other means of identification available may also be given.
7077
ITEM DESCRIPTION TYPE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
7081
ITEM CHARACTERISTIC, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the item characteristic being described.
C273
ITEM DESCRIPTION
  • Conditional
Description of an item.
7009
Item description identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7008
Item description
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
7008
Item description
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
3453
Language, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.

PIA C 10 ADDITIONAL PRODUCT ID

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment providing additional codes to further identify the substance specified in the LIN segment.
4347
PRODUCT ID. FUNCTION QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the function of the product code.
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
  • Mandatory
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.

MEA C 10 MEASUREMENTS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment enabling the physical measurements of the substance to be specified where this is required for full identification.
6311
MEASUREMENT PURPOSE QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the purpose of the measurement.
C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the property measured.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
6155
Measurement attribute identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
6154
Measurement attribute
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C174
VALUE/RANGE
  • Conditional
Measurement value and relevant minimum and maximum values of the measurement range.
6411
Measure unit qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
6314
Measurement value
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6162
Range minimum
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Minimum of a range.
6152
Range maximum
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Maximum of a range.
6432
Significant digits
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..2
To specify the number of significant digits.
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.

RCS C 10 REQUIREMENTS AND CONDITIONS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment enabling any necessary industry/national/ international regulations relating to the substance to be identified.
7293
SECTOR/SUBJECT IDENTIFICATION QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the subject areas to which the specified conditions apply.
C550
REQUIREMENT/CONDITION IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
To identify the specific rule/condition requirement.
7295
Requirement/condition identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Code identifying a specific rule, regulation or condition.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7294
Requirement or condition
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain text identifying a specific requirement or condition.
1229
ACTION REQUEST/NOTIFICATION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the action to be taken or already taken.

RFF C 10 REFERENCE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment for referencing documents that relate to the specific product or substance.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

DTM C 10 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment specifying the date of issue and/or change Safety data.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

FTX C 99 FREE TEXT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment with text information, in coded or clear form, used when additional information relating to the substance is needed but cannot be accommodated within other segments.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
  • Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C108
TEXT LITERAL
  • Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

GRP4 C 10 NAD RFF GRP5

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A group of segments identifying the parties involved in the transaction, the contact method(s) and mean(s), and optionally any reference required for a specific party.

NAD M 1 NAME AND ADDRESS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify a party name and address, either by coded identification or in clear form. The identity of the party responsible for placing substances/materials on the market must be identified in accordance with legal requirements. It is recommended that where possible only the coded form of the party ID should be specified, e.g. the Buyer and Seller of Goods are known to each other, thus only the coded is required.
3035
PARTY QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Code identifying a party involved in a transaction.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C058
NAME AND ADDRESS
  • Conditional
Unstructured name and address: one to five lines.
3124
Name and address line
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
C080
PARTY NAME
  • Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by name, one to five lines. Party name may be formatted.
3036
Party name
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3045
Party name format, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a party name.
C059
STREET
  • Conditional
Street address and/or PO Box number in a structured address: one to four lines.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3164
CITY NAME
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a city (a town, a village) for addressing purposes.
3229
COUNTRY SUB-ENTITY IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
Identification of the name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
3251
POSTCODE IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
Code defining postal zones or addresses.
3207
COUNTRY, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.

RFF C 10 REFERENCE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment for referencing documents that related to a specific party, e.g. order number, contract number, etc.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

GRP5 C 10 CTA COM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A group of segments identifying the contact person or department for a trading partner and specifying the communication channel and number. This segment must appear at least once to identify the emergency contact of the goods supplier.

CTA M 1 CONTACT INFORMATION

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify a person or department and their function, to whom communications should be directed.
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
C056
DEPARTMENT OR EMPLOYEE DETAILS
  • Conditional
Code and/or name of a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Department or employee identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Internal identification code.
3412
Department or employee
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The department or person within an organizational entity.

COM C 5 COMMUNICATION CONTACT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 5
A segment specifying the communication method, e.g. telephone and means e.g. telephone number, for the specified contact.
C076
COMMUNICATION CONTACT
  • Mandatory
Communication number of a department or employee in a specified channel.
3148
Communication number
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..512
The communication number.
3155
Communication channel qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.

GRP6 C 20 SFI PIA EQD FTX GRP7 GRP9 GRP10 GRP11 GRP13

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 20
A group of segments specifying the relevant information for one aspect of Safety and Hazard data.

SFI M 1 SAFETY INFORMATION

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment identifying the hazard/safety report section (e.g. one of the 16 sections required by EEC law) or type that the group of segments is associated with.
7164
HIERARCHICAL ID. NUMBER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..12
A unique number assigned by the sender to identify a level within a hierarchical structure.
C814
SAFETY SECTION
  • Conditional
To identify the safety section to which information relates.
4046
Safety section number
  • Mandatory
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..2
To identify the safety section number.
4044
Safety section name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
To identify the safety section name.
C815
ADDITIONAL SAFETY INFORMATION
  • Conditional
To identify additional safety information.
4039
Additional safety information, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Element to identify the additional safety information in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
4038
Additional safety information
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Element to enable additional safety information to be specified as free text.
4513
MAINTENANCE OPERATION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To indicate the type of data maintenance operation for an object, such as add, delete, replace.

PIA C 10 ADDITIONAL PRODUCT ID

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment identifying the specific substance related to the hazard.
4347
PRODUCT ID. FUNCTION QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the function of the product code.
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
  • Mandatory
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.

EQD C 99 EQUIPMENT DETAILS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment identifying a type or specific piece of equipment required to handle, store or transport the substance.
8053
EQUIPMENT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying type of equipment.
C237
EQUIPMENT IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Marks (letters and/or numbers) identifying equipment used for transport such as a container.
8260
Equipment identification number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Marks (letters and/or numbers) which identify equipment e.g. unit load device.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
3207
Country, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.
C224
EQUIPMENT SIZE AND TYPE
  • Conditional
Code and/or name identifying size and type of equipment used in transport. Code preferred.
8155
Equipment size and type identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..10
Coded description of the size and type of equipment e.g. unit load device.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
8154
Equipment size and type
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language description of the size and type of equipment e.g. unit load device.
8077
EQUIPMENT SUPPLIER, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To indicate the party that is the supplier of the equipment.
8249
EQUIPMENT STATUS, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the action related to the equipment.
8169
FULL/EMPTY INDICATOR, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To indicate the extent to which the equipment is full or empty.

FTX C 99 FREE TEXT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment with text information, in coded or clear form, used when additional information related to the specific hazard is needed but cannot be accommodated within other segments.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
  • Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C108
TEXT LITERAL
  • Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

GRP7 C 10 NAD RFF GRP8

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A group of segments identifying the parties involved in the transaction, the contact method(s) and mean(s), and optionally any reference required for specific party.

NAD M 1 NAME AND ADDRESS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify a party name and address, either by coded identification or in clear form. The identity of the party responsible for placing the substances/materials on the market must be identified in accordance with legal requirements. It is recommended that where possible only the coded form of the party ID should be specified, e.g. the Buyer and Seller of Goods are known to each other, thus only the coded ID is required.
3035
PARTY QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Code identifying a party involved in a transaction.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C058
NAME AND ADDRESS
  • Conditional
Unstructured name and address: one to five lines.
3124
Name and address line
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
C080
PARTY NAME
  • Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by name, one to five lines. Party name may be formatted.
3036
Party name
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3045
Party name format, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a party name.
C059
STREET
  • Conditional
Street address and/or PO Box number in a structured address: one to four lines.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3164
CITY NAME
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a city (a town, a village) for addressing purposes.
3229
COUNTRY SUB-ENTITY IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
Identification of the name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
3251
POSTCODE IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
Code defining postal zones or addresses.
3207
COUNTRY, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.

RFF C 10 REFERENCE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment for referencing documents that relate to a specific party, e.g. order number, contract number, etc.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

GRP8 C 10 CTA COM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A group of segments identifying the contact person or department for a trading partner and specifying the communications channel and number. This segment must appear at least once to identify the emergency contact of the good supplier.

CTA M 1 CONTACT INFORMATION

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify a person or department and their function, to whom communications should be directed.
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
C056
DEPARTMENT OR EMPLOYEE DETAILS
  • Conditional
Code and/or name of a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Department or employee identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Internal identification code.
3412
Department or employee
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The department or person within an organizational entity.

COM C 5 COMMUNICATION CONTACT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 5
A segment specifying the communication method, e.g. telephone and means, e.g. telephone number, for the specified contact.
C076
COMMUNICATION CONTACT
  • Mandatory
Communication number of a department or employee in a specified channel.
3148
Communication number
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..512
The communication number.
3155
Communication channel qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.

GRP9 C 10 HAN FTX

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A group of segments giving any necessary handling information.

HAN M 1 HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment providing information on the handling of hazardous materials.
C524
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS
  • Conditional
Instruction for the handling of goods, products or articles in shipment, storage etc.
4079
Handling instructions, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the instructions on how specified goods, packages or containers should be handled.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
4078
Handling instructions
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Instructions on how specified goods, packages or containers should be handled.
C218
HAZARDOUS MATERIAL
  • Conditional
To specify a hazardous material.
7419
Hazardous material class code, identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
Code specifying the kind of hazard for a material.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7418
Hazardous material class
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To specify the kind of hazard for a material.

FTX C 99 FREE TEXT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment with text information, in coded or clear form, used when additional information related to the handling or storage of the substance is needed but cannot be accommodated within other segments.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
  • Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C108
TEXT LITERAL
  • Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

GRP10 C 999 IMD MEA PCD RFF FTX

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 999
A group of segments providing safety and health hazard information.

IMD M 1 ITEM DESCRIPTION

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment identifying a hazardous component of the substance.
7077
ITEM DESCRIPTION TYPE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
7081
ITEM CHARACTERISTIC, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the item characteristic being described.
C273
ITEM DESCRIPTION
  • Conditional
Description of an item.
7009
Item description identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7008
Item description
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
7008
Item description
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
3453
Language, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.

MEA C 10 MEASUREMENTS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment specifying measurements and tolerances of exposure, storage conditions, etc. for the component.
6311
MEASUREMENT PURPOSE QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the purpose of the measurement.
C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the property measured.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
6155
Measurement attribute identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
6154
Measurement attribute
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C174
VALUE/RANGE
  • Conditional
Measurement value and relevant minimum and maximum values of the measurement range.
6411
Measure unit qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
6314
Measurement value
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6162
Range minimum
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Minimum of a range.
6152
Range maximum
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Maximum of a range.
6432
Significant digits
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..2
To specify the number of significant digits.
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.

PCD C 10 PERCENTAGE DETAILS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment specifying the percentage of the hazardous substance that the component occupies.
C501
PERCENTAGE DETAILS
  • Mandatory
Percentage relating to a specified basis.
5245
Percentage qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the usage of a percentage.
5482
Percentage
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..10
Value expressed as a percentage of a specified amount.
5249
Percentage basis, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the application of a percentage.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.

RFF C 10 REFERENCE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment identifying documents or regulations relevant to the specific component of the hazardous substance.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

FTX C 99 FREE TEXT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment with text information, in coded or clear form, used when additional information related to the safety or health hazard information is needed but cannot be accommodated within other segments.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
  • Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C108
TEXT LITERAL
  • Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

GRP11 C 10 DGS RFF FTX GRP12

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A group of segments providing information relating to the transportation of a substance.

DGS M 1 DANGEROUS GOODS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment identifying transport related information for the movement of hazardous goods.
8273
DANGEROUS GOODS REGULATIONS, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the regulation, international or national, applicable for a means of transport.
C205
HAZARD CODE
  • Conditional
The identification of the dangerous goods in code.
8351
Hazard code identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..7
Dangerous goods code.
8078
Hazard substance/item/page number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..7
Number giving additional hazard code classification of a goods item within the applicable dangerous goods regulation.
8092
Hazard code version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..10
The version/revision number of date of issuance of the code used.
C234
UNDG INFORMATION
  • Conditional
Information on dangerous goods, taken from the United Nations Dangerous Goods classification.
7124
UNDG number
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 4
Unique serial number assigned within the United Nations to substances and articles contained in a list of the dangerous goods most commonly carried.
7088
Dangerous goods flashpoint
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..8
Lowest temperature, in the case of dangerous goods, at which vapour from an inflammable liquid forms an ignitable mixture with air.
C223
DANGEROUS GOODS SHIPMENT FLASHPOINT
  • Conditional
Temperature at which a vapor can be ignited as per ISO 1523/73.
7106
Shipment flashpoint
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 3
Temperature in centigrade determined by the closed cup test as per ISO 1523/73 where a vapour is given off that can be ignited.
6411
Measure unit qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
8339
PACKING GROUP, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a packing group by code.
8364
EMS NUMBER
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Emergency procedures for ships carrying dangerous goods.
8410
MFAG
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
Medical first aid guide.
8126
TREM CARD NUMBER
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..10
The identification of a transport emergency card giving advice for emergency actions.
C235
HAZARD IDENTIFICATION PLACARD DETAILS
  • Conditional
These numbers appear on the hazard identification placard required on the means of transport.
8158
Hazard identification number, upper part
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
The id. number for the Orange Placard (upper part) required on the means of transport.
8186
Substance identification number, lower part
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 4
The number for the Orange Placard (lower part) required on the means of transport.
C236
DANGEROUS GOODS LABEL
  • Conditional
Markings identifying the type of hazardous goods and similar information.
8246
Dangerous goods label marking
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
Marking identifying the type of hazardous goods (substance), Loading/Unloading instructions and advising actions in case of emergency.
8246
Dangerous goods label marking
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
Marking identifying the type of hazardous goods (substance), Loading/Unloading instructions and advising actions in case of emergency.
8246
Dangerous goods label marking
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
Marking identifying the type of hazardous goods (substance), Loading/Unloading instructions and advising actions in case of emergency.
8255
PACKING INSTRUCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code defining the quantity and the type of package in which a product is allowed to be shipped in a passenger or freight aircraft.
8325
CATEGORY OF MEANS OF TRANSPORT, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of means of transport determined to carry particular goods, not necessarily being hazardous.
8211
PERMISSION FOR TRANSPORT, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving evidence that transportation of particular hazardous cargo is permitted and identifies the restrictions being put upon a particular transport.

RFF C 10 REFERENCE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment identifying additional documents or regulations relevant to the movement of hazardous goods.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

FTX C 99 FREE TEXT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment with text information, in coded or clear form, used when additional information related to the transport of the hazardous goods is needed but cannot be accommodated within other segments.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
  • Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C108
TEXT LITERAL
  • Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

GRP12 C 10 PAC PCI

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A group of segments providing information relating to the packaging of a substance.

PAC M 1 PACKAGE

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment describing the type of packages/physical units in which the substance is transported or stored.
7224
NUMBER OF PACKAGES
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..8
Number of individual parts of a shipment either unpacked, or packed in such a way that they cannot be divided without first undoing the packing.
C531
PACKAGING DETAILS
  • Conditional
Packaging level and details, terms and conditions.
7075
Packaging level, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of level of packaging specified.
7233
Packaging related information, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving packaging, handling and marking related information.
7073
Packaging terms and conditions, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying packaging terms and conditions.
C202
PACKAGE TYPE
  • Conditional
Type of package by name or by code from a specified source.
7065
Type of packages identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Coded description of the form in which goods are presented.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7064
Type of packages
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
C402
PACKAGE TYPE IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Identification of the form in which goods are described.
7077
Item description type, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
7064
Type of packages
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
7064
Type of packages
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
C532
RETURNABLE PACKAGE DETAILS
  • Conditional
Indication of responsibility for payment and load contents of returnable packages.
8395
Returnable package freight payment responsibility, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To indicate responsibility for payment of return freight charges for packaging that is returnable.
8393
Returnable package load contents, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To indicate the composition of goods loaded into a returnable package.

PCI C 10 PACKAGE IDENTIFICATION

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment identifying the markings and labels on the packages containing the substance, i.e. the package/box label.
4233
MARKING INSTRUCTIONS, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating instructions on how specified packages or physical units should be marked.
C210
MARKS & LABELS
  • Conditional
Shipping marks on packages in free text; one to ten lines.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
8275
CONTAINER/PACKAGE STATUS, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code to identify whether goods of separate description or comprising separate consignments are contained in the same external packaging or to indicate that a container or similar unit load device is empty.
C827
TYPE OF MARKING
  • Conditional
Specification of the type of marking that reflects the method that was used and the conventions adhered to for marking (e.g. of packages).
7511
Type of marking, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To specify the type of marking that reflects the method and the conventions adhered to for marking.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.

GRP13 C 999 CCI IMD FTX CAV GRP14 GRP15

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 999
A group of segments providing information relating to the physical and chemical characteristics and properties of a substance. When required other related information will be given, e.g. stability, ecological, etc.

CCI M 1 CHARACTERISTIC/CLASS ID

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment identifying particular characteristic about which information will be required.
7059
PROPERTY CLASS, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the type of class.
C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the property measured.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
6155
Measurement attribute identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
6154
Measurement attribute
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C240
PRODUCT CHARACTERISTIC
  • Conditional
Specific product characteristic data.
7037
Characteristic identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
A code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7036
Characteristic
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
7036
Characteristic
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
4051
CHARACTERISTIC RELEVANCE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To specify the relevance of a characteristic.

IMD C 10 ITEM DESCRIPTION

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment further describing the characteristic of a substance or component of a substance.
7077
ITEM DESCRIPTION TYPE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
7081
ITEM CHARACTERISTIC, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the item characteristic being described.
C273
ITEM DESCRIPTION
  • Conditional
Description of an item.
7009
Item description identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7008
Item description
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
7008
Item description
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
3453
Language, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.

FTX C 99 FREE TEXT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment with text information, in coded or clear form, used when additional information related to the physical of chemical property is needed but cannot be accommodated within other segments.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
  • Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C108
TEXT LITERAL
  • Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

CAV C 10 CHARACTERISTIC VALUE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment identifying the value of attributes.
C889
CHARACTERISTIC VALUE
  • Mandatory
To provide the value of a characteristic.
7111
Characteristic value, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To identify the value of a particular characteristic in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7110
Characteristic value
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To identify the value of a characteristic.
7110
Characteristic value
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To identify the value of a characteristic.

GRP14 C 10 RFF DTM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A group of segments identifying documents/regulations and, if required, their dates relevant to the characteristic.

RFF M 1 REFERENCE

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment identifying additional documents or regulations relevant to the specific characteristic.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

DTM C 10 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment specifying the dates, times, and/or periods that are relevant for the document or regulation.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

GRP15 C 10 MEA TEM DTM RFF FTX

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A group of segments providing measurements and test results related to the substances physical and chemical property.

MEA M 1 MEASUREMENTS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment specifying the physical/chemical property measurements, e.g. melting point, boiling point, etc.
6311
MEASUREMENT PURPOSE QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the purpose of the measurement.
C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the property measured.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
6155
Measurement attribute identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
6154
Measurement attribute
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C174
VALUE/RANGE
  • Conditional
Measurement value and relevant minimum and maximum values of the measurement range.
6411
Measure unit qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
6314
Measurement value
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6162
Range minimum
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Minimum of a range.
6152
Range maximum
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Maximum of a range.
6432
Significant digits
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..2
To specify the number of significant digits.
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.

TEM C 10 TEST METHOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment specifying the type and nature of the test performed to obtain the measurement.
C244
TEST METHOD
  • Conditional
Specification of the test method employed.
4415
Test method identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Code to specify the test method employed.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
4416
Test description
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free form description of the test method and procedure.
4419
TEST ROUTE OF ADMINISTERING, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the method of administering the test, e.g. oral, inhalation.
3077
TEST MEDIUM, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the medium on which the test was applied.
6311
MEASUREMENT PURPOSE QUALIFIER
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the purpose of the measurement.
7188
TEST REVISION NUMBER
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..30
Definition of the revision or of the change level of the specified test method employed.
C515
TEST REASON
  • Conditional
To identify the reason for the test as specified.
4425
Test reason identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Reason for performing a test by code.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
4424
Test reason
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Reason for performing a test by name.

DTM C 10 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment identifying the date/time/period when the test result was obtained.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

RFF C 10 REFERENCE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 10
A segment identifying documents or regulations relevant to the specific test result.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

FTX C 99 FREE TEXT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment with text information, in coded or clear form, used to give additional information relating to the test.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
  • Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C108
TEXT LITERAL
  • Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

UNT M 1 MESSAGE TRAILER

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A service segment ending a message, giving the total number of segments in the message and the control reference number of the message.
0074
NUMBER OF SEGMENTS IN A MESSAGE
  • Mandatory
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..6
Control count of number of segments in a message.
0062
MESSAGE REFERENCE NUMBER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..14
Unique message reference assigned by the sender.