UNHMESSAGE HEADERM 1

1Mandatory 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
Mandatoryan0..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
Mandatoryan0..6
Code identifying a type of message and assigned by its controlling agency.
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0052
Message version number
Mandatoryan0..3
Version number of a message type.
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0054
Message release number
Mandatoryan0..3
Release number within the current message version number.
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0051
Controlling agency, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying a controlling agency.
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0057
Association assigned code
Conditionalan0..6
Code, assigned by the association responsible for the design and maintenance of the message type concerned, which further identifies the message.
0110
Code list directory version number
Conditionalan0..6
Version number of the code list directory.
0113
Message type sub-function identification
Conditionalan0..6
Code identifying a sub-function of a message type.
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0068
COMMON ACCESS REFERENCE
Conditionalan0..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 of transfers
Mandatoryn0..2
Number assigned by the sender indicating the transfer sequence of a message related to the same topic. The message could be an addition or a change to an earlier transfer related to the same topic.
0073
First and last transfer
Conditionala1
Indication used for the first and last message in a sequence of messages related to the same topic.
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S016
MESSAGE SUBSET IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a message subset by its identifier, version, release and source.
0115
Message subset identification
Mandatoryan0..14
Coded identification of a message subset, assigned by its controlling agency.
0116
Message subset version number
Conditionalan0..3
Version number of the message subset.
0118
Message subset release number
Conditionalan0..3
Release number within the message subset version number.
0051
Controlling agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying a controlling agency.
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S017
MESSAGE IMPLEMENTATION GUIDELINE IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a message implementation guideline by its identifier, version, release and source.
0121
Message implementation guideline identification
Mandatoryan0..14
Coded identification of the message implementation guideline, assigned by its controlling agency.
0122
Message implementation guideline version number
Conditionalan0..3
Version number of the message implementation guideline.
0124
Message implementation guideline release number
Conditionalan0..3
Release number within the message implementation guideline version number.
0051
Controlling agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying a controlling agency.
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S018
SCENARIO IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a scenario.
0127
Scenario identification
Mandatoryan0..14
Code identifying scenario.
0128
Scenario version number
Conditionalan0..3
Version number of a scenario.
0130
Scenario release number
Conditionalan0..3
Release number within the scenario version number.
0051
Controlling agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying a controlling agency.
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BGMBEGINNING OF MESSAGEM 1

1Mandatory 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
Conditionalan0..3
Document/message identifier expressed in code.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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1000
Document/message name
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionalan0..35
Reference number assigned to the document/message by the issuer.
1056
Version
Conditionalan0..9
To specify the version number or name of an object.
1060
Revision number
Conditionalan0..6
To specify a revision number.
1225
MESSAGE FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the function of the message.
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4343
RESPONSE TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the type of acknowledgment required or transmitted.
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RFFREFERENCEC 10

10Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
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1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.
1060
Revision number
Conditionalan0..6
To specify a revision number.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 10

10Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
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2380
Date/time/period
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.
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FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, that applies to the entire message.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
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4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the purpose of the text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
4447
TEXT FORMATTING, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the formatting parameters for the text.
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GRP1 NAD RFF GRP2C 10

10Conditional 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.

NADNAME AND ADDRESSM 1

1Mandatory 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
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C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identification
Mandatoryan0..35
Code identifying a party involved in a transaction.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C058
NAME AND ADDRESS
Conditional
Unstructured name and address: one to five lines.
3124
Name and address line
Mandatoryan0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
Conditionalan0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
Conditionalan0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
Conditionalan0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
Conditionalan0..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
Mandatoryan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3045
Party name format, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the representation of a party name.
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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
Mandatoryan0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
Conditionalan0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
Conditionalan0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
Conditionalan0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3164
CITY NAME
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a city (a town, a village) for addressing purposes.
3229
COUNTRY SUB-ENTITY IDENTIFICATION
Conditionalan0..9
Identification of the name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
3251
POSTCODE IDENTIFICATION
Conditionalan0..9
Code defining postal zones or addresses.
3207
COUNTRY, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.

RFFREFERENCEC 10

10Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
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1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.
1060
Revision number
Conditionalan0..6
To specify a revision number.

GRP2 CTA COMC 10

10Conditional 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.

CTACONTACT INFORMATIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment to identify a person or department and their function, to whom communications should be directed.
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
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C056
DEPARTMENT OR EMPLOYEE DETAILS
Conditional
Code and/or name of a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Department or employee identification
Conditionalan0..17
Internal identification code.
3412
Department or employee
Conditionalan0..35
The department or person within an organizational entity.

COMCOMMUNICATION CONTACTC 5

5Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..512
The communication number.
3155
Communication channel qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.
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GRP3 DOC IMD PIA MEA RCS RFF DTM FTX GRP4 GRP6M 1000

1000Mandatory 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.

DOCDOCUMENT/MESSAGE DETAILSM 1

1Mandatory 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
Conditionalan0..3
Document/message identifier expressed in code.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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1000
Document/message name
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionalan0..35
Reference number assigned to the document/message by the issuer.
1373
Document/message status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To identify the status of a document/message.
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1366
Document/message source
Conditionalan0..70
Indication of the source from which the printed information is to be or has been obtained.
3453
Language, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
1056
Version
Conditionalan0..9
To specify the version number or name of an object.
1060
Revision number
Conditionalan0..6
To specify a revision number.
3153
COMMUNICATION CHANNEL IDENTIFIER, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.
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1220
NUMBER OF COPIES OF DOCUMENT REQUIRED
Conditionaln0..2
Number of originals or copies of a document stipulated or referred to as being required.
1218
NUMBER OF ORIGINALS OF DOCUMENT REQUIRED
Conditionaln0..2
Specification of the number of originals of a stipulated document that are required.

IMDITEM DESCRIPTIONC 999

999Conditional 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
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
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C272
ITEM CHARACTERISTIC
Conditional
To provide the characteristic of the item being described.
7081
Item characteristic, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the item characteristic being described.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C273
ITEM DESCRIPTION
Conditional
Description of an item.
7009
Item description identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..256
Plain language description of articles or products.
7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..256
Plain language description of articles or products.
3453
Language, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.
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PIAADDITIONAL PRODUCT IDC 10

10Conditional A segment providing additional codes to further identify the substance specified in the LIN segment.
4347
PRODUCT ID. FUNCTION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Indication of the function of the product code.
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C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
Mandatory
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
Conditionalan0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
Conditionalan0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
Conditionalan0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
Conditionalan0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
Conditionalan0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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MEAMEASUREMENTSC 10

10Conditional A segment enabling the physical measurements of the substance to be specified where this is required for full identification.
6311
MEASUREMENT PURPOSE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Specification of the purpose of the measurement.
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C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the property measured.
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6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..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
Mandatoryan0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
6314
Measurement value
Conditionalan0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6162
Range minimum
Conditionaln0..18
Minimum of a range.
6152
Range maximum
Conditionaln0..18
Maximum of a range.
6432
Significant digits
Conditionaln0..2
To specify the number of significant digits.
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.
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RCSREQUIREMENTS AND CONDITIONSC 10

10Conditional A segment enabling any necessary industry/national/ international regulations relating to the substance to be identified.
7293
SECTOR/SUBJECT IDENTIFICATION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Identification of the subject areas to which the specified conditions apply.
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C550
REQUIREMENT/CONDITION IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
To identify the specific rule/condition requirement.
7295
Requirement/condition identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Code identifying a specific rule, regulation or condition.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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7294
Requirement or condition
Conditionalan0..35
Plain text identifying a specific requirement or condition.
1229
ACTION REQUEST/NOTIFICATION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the action to be taken or already taken.
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RFFREFERENCEC 10

10Conditional A segment for referencing documents that relate to the specific product or substance.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
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1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.
1060
Revision number
Conditionalan0..6
To specify a revision number.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 10

10Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
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2380
Date/time/period
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.
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FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
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4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the purpose of the text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
4447
TEXT FORMATTING, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the formatting parameters for the text.
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GRP4 NAD RFF GRP5C 10

10Conditional 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.

NADNAME AND ADDRESSM 1

1Mandatory 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
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C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identification
Mandatoryan0..35
Code identifying a party involved in a transaction.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C058
NAME AND ADDRESS
Conditional
Unstructured name and address: one to five lines.
3124
Name and address line
Mandatoryan0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
Conditionalan0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
Conditionalan0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
Conditionalan0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
Conditionalan0..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
Mandatoryan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3045
Party name format, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the representation of a party name.
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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
Mandatoryan0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
Conditionalan0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
Conditionalan0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
Conditionalan0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3164
CITY NAME
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a city (a town, a village) for addressing purposes.
3229
COUNTRY SUB-ENTITY IDENTIFICATION
Conditionalan0..9
Identification of the name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
3251
POSTCODE IDENTIFICATION
Conditionalan0..9
Code defining postal zones or addresses.
3207
COUNTRY, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.

RFFREFERENCEC 10

10Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
Show all standard codes
1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.
1060
Revision number
Conditionalan0..6
To specify a revision number.

GRP5 CTA COMC 10

10Conditional 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.

CTACONTACT INFORMATIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment to identify a person or department and their function, to whom communications should be directed.
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
Show all standard codes
C056
DEPARTMENT OR EMPLOYEE DETAILS
Conditional
Code and/or name of a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Department or employee identification
Conditionalan0..17
Internal identification code.
3412
Department or employee
Conditionalan0..35
The department or person within an organizational entity.

COMCOMMUNICATION CONTACTC 5

5Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..512
The communication number.
3155
Communication channel qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.
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GRP6 SFI PIA EQD FTX GRP7 GRP9 GRP10 GRP11 GRP13C 20

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

SFISAFETY INFORMATIONM 1

1Mandatory 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
Mandatoryan0..35
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
Mandatoryn0..2
To identify the safety section number.
4044
Safety section name
Conditionalan0..70
To identify the safety section name.
C815
ADDITIONAL SAFETY INFORMATION
Conditional
To identify additional safety information.
4039
Additional safety information, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Element to identify the additional safety information in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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4038
Additional safety information
Conditionalan0..35
Element to enable additional safety information to be specified as free text.
4513
MAINTENANCE OPERATION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To indicate the type of data maintenance operation for an object, such as add, delete, replace.
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PIAADDITIONAL PRODUCT IDC 10

10Conditional A segment identifying the specific substance related to the hazard.
4347
PRODUCT ID. FUNCTION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Indication of the function of the product code.
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C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
Mandatory
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
Conditionalan0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
Conditionalan0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
Show all standard codes
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
Conditionalan0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
Show all standard codes
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
Conditionalan0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
Show all standard codes
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
Conditionalan0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
Show all standard codes
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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EQDEQUIPMENT DETAILSC 99

99Conditional A segment identifying a type or specific piece of equipment required to handle, store or transport the substance.
8053
EQUIPMENT QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying type of equipment.
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C237
EQUIPMENT IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Marks (letters and/or numbers) identifying equipment used for transport such as a container.
8260
Equipment identification number
Conditionalan0..17
Marks (letters and/or numbers) which identify equipment e.g. unit load device.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3207
Country, coded
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionalan0..10
Coded description of the size and type of equipment e.g. unit load device.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
8154
Equipment size and type
Conditionalan0..35
Plain language description of the size and type of equipment e.g. unit load device.
8077
EQUIPMENT SUPPLIER, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To indicate the party that is the supplier of the equipment.
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8249
EQUIPMENT STATUS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Indication of the action related to the equipment.
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8169
FULL/EMPTY INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To indicate the extent to which the equipment is full or empty.
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FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
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4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the purpose of the text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
4447
TEXT FORMATTING, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the formatting parameters for the text.
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GRP7 NAD RFF GRP8C 10

10Conditional 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.

NADNAME AND ADDRESSM 1

1Mandatory 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
Show all standard codes
C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identification
Mandatoryan0..35
Code identifying a party involved in a transaction.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
C058
NAME AND ADDRESS
Conditional
Unstructured name and address: one to five lines.
3124
Name and address line
Mandatoryan0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
Conditionalan0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
Conditionalan0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
Conditionalan0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
Conditionalan0..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
Mandatoryan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3045
Party name format, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the representation of a party name.
Show all standard codes
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
Mandatoryan0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
Conditionalan0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
Conditionalan0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
Conditionalan0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3164
CITY NAME
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a city (a town, a village) for addressing purposes.
3229
COUNTRY SUB-ENTITY IDENTIFICATION
Conditionalan0..9
Identification of the name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
3251
POSTCODE IDENTIFICATION
Conditionalan0..9
Code defining postal zones or addresses.
3207
COUNTRY, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.

RFFREFERENCEC 10

10Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
Show all standard codes
1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.
1060
Revision number
Conditionalan0..6
To specify a revision number.

GRP8 CTA COMC 10

10Conditional 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.

CTACONTACT INFORMATIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment to identify a person or department and their function, to whom communications should be directed.
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
Show all standard codes
C056
DEPARTMENT OR EMPLOYEE DETAILS
Conditional
Code and/or name of a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Department or employee identification
Conditionalan0..17
Internal identification code.
3412
Department or employee
Conditionalan0..35
The department or person within an organizational entity.

COMCOMMUNICATION CONTACTC 5

5Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..512
The communication number.
3155
Communication channel qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.
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GRP9 HAN FTXC 10

10Conditional A group of segments giving any necessary handling information.

HANHANDLING INSTRUCTIONSM 1

1Mandatory 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
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the instructions on how specified goods, packages or containers should be handled.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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4078
Handling instructions
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionalan0..4
Code specifying the kind of hazard for a material.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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7418
Hazardous material class
Conditionalan0..35
To specify the kind of hazard for a material.

FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
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4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the purpose of the text.
Show all standard codes
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
4447
TEXT FORMATTING, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the formatting parameters for the text.
Show all standard codes

GRP10 IMD MEA PCD RFF FTXC 999

999Conditional A group of segments providing safety and health hazard information.

IMDITEM DESCRIPTIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment identifying a hazardous component of the substance.
7077
ITEM DESCRIPTION TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
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C272
ITEM CHARACTERISTIC
Conditional
To provide the characteristic of the item being described.
7081
Item characteristic, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the item characteristic being described.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C273
ITEM DESCRIPTION
Conditional
Description of an item.
7009
Item description identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..256
Plain language description of articles or products.
7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..256
Plain language description of articles or products.
3453
Language, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.
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MEAMEASUREMENTSC 10

10Conditional A segment specifying measurements and tolerances of exposure, storage conditions, etc. for the component.
6311
MEASUREMENT PURPOSE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Specification of the purpose of the measurement.
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C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the property measured.
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6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..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
Mandatoryan0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
6314
Measurement value
Conditionalan0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6162
Range minimum
Conditionaln0..18
Minimum of a range.
6152
Range maximum
Conditionaln0..18
Maximum of a range.
6432
Significant digits
Conditionaln0..2
To specify the number of significant digits.
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.
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PCDPERCENTAGE DETAILSC 10

10Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Identification of the usage of a percentage.
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5482
Percentage
Conditionaln0..10
Value expressed as a percentage of a specified amount.
5249
Percentage basis, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Indication of the application of a percentage.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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RFFREFERENCEC 10

10Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
Show all standard codes
1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.
1060
Revision number
Conditionalan0..6
To specify a revision number.

FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
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4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the purpose of the text.
Show all standard codes
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
4447
TEXT FORMATTING, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the formatting parameters for the text.
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GRP11 DGS RFF FTX GRP12C 10

10Conditional A group of segments providing information relating to the transportation of a substance.

DGSDANGEROUS GOODSM 1

1Mandatory A segment identifying transport related information for the movement of hazardous goods.
8273
DANGEROUS GOODS REGULATIONS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the regulation, international or national, applicable for a means of transport.
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C205
HAZARD CODE
Conditional
The identification of the dangerous goods in code.
8351
Hazard code identification
Mandatoryan0..7
Dangerous goods code.
8078
Hazard substance/item/page number
Conditionalan0..7
Number giving additional hazard code classification of a goods item within the applicable dangerous goods regulation.
8092
Hazard code version number
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionaln4
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
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionaln3
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
Conditionalan0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
8339
PACKING GROUP, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a packing group by code.
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8364
EMS NUMBER
Conditionalan0..6
Emergency procedures for ships carrying dangerous goods.
8410
MFAG
Conditionalan0..4
Medical first aid guide.
8126
TREM CARD NUMBER
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionalan0..4
The id. number for the Orange Placard (upper part) required on the means of transport.
8186
Substance identification number, lower part
Conditionalan4
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
Conditionalan0..4
Marking identifying the type of hazardous goods (substance), Loading/Unloading instructions and advising actions in case of emergency.
8246
Dangerous goods label marking
Conditionalan0..4
Marking identifying the type of hazardous goods (substance), Loading/Unloading instructions and advising actions in case of emergency.
8246
Dangerous goods label marking
Conditionalan0..4
Marking identifying the type of hazardous goods (substance), Loading/Unloading instructions and advising actions in case of emergency.
8255
PACKING INSTRUCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of means of transport determined to carry particular goods, not necessarily being hazardous.
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8211
PERMISSION FOR TRANSPORT, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code giving evidence that transportation of particular hazardous cargo is permitted and identifies the restrictions being put upon a particular transport.

RFFREFERENCEC 10

10Conditional A segment identifying additional documents or regulations relevant to the movement of hazardous goods.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
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1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.
1060
Revision number
Conditionalan0..6
To specify a revision number.

FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
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4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the purpose of the text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
4447
TEXT FORMATTING, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the formatting parameters for the text.
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GRP12 PAC PCIC 10

10Conditional A group of segments providing information relating to the packaging of a substance.

PACPACKAGEM 1

1Mandatory A segment describing the type of packages/physical units in which the substance is transported or stored.
7224
NUMBER OF PACKAGES
Conditionaln0..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
Conditionalan0..3
Indication of level of packaging specified.
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7233
Packaging related information, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code giving packaging, handling and marking related information.
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7073
Packaging terms and conditions, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying packaging terms and conditions.
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C202
PACKAGE TYPE
Conditional
Type of package by name or by code from a specified source.
7065
Type of packages identification
Conditionalan0..17
Coded description of the form in which goods are presented.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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7064
Type of packages
Conditionalan0..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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
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7064
Type of packages
Mandatoryan0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
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7064
Type of packages
Conditionalan0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
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C532
RETURNABLE PACKAGE DETAILS
Conditional
Indication of responsibility for payment and load contents of returnable packages.
8395
Returnable package freight payment responsibility, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To indicate responsibility for payment of return freight charges for packaging that is returnable.
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8393
Returnable package load contents, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To indicate the composition of goods loaded into a returnable package.
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PCIPACKAGE IDENTIFICATIONC 10

10Conditional A segment identifying the markings and labels on the packages containing the substance, i.e. the package/box label.
4233
MARKING INSTRUCTIONS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating instructions on how specified packages or physical units should be marked.
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C210
MARKS & LABELS
Conditional
Shipping marks on packages in free text; one to ten lines.
7102
Shipping marks
Mandatoryan0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
Conditionalan0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
Conditionalan0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
Conditionalan0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
Conditionalan0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
Conditionalan0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
Conditionalan0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
Conditionalan0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
Conditionalan0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
Conditionalan0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
8275
CONTAINER OR PACKAGE STATE, CODED
Conditionalan0..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.
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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
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify the type of marking that reflects the method and the conventions adhered to for marking.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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GRP13 CCI IMD FTX CAV GRP14 GRP15C 999

999Conditional 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.

CCICHARACTERISTIC/CLASS IDM 1

1Mandatory A segment identifying particular characteristic about which information will be required.
7059
PROPERTY CLASS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the type of class.
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C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the property measured.
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6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C240
PRODUCT CHARACTERISTIC
Conditional
Specific product characteristic data.
7037
Characteristic identification
Mandatoryan0..17
A code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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7036
Characteristic
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
7036
Characteristic
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
4051
CHARACTERISTIC RELEVANCE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the relevance of a characteristic.
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IMDITEM DESCRIPTIONC 10

10Conditional A segment further describing the characteristic of a substance or component of a substance.
7077
ITEM DESCRIPTION TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
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C272
ITEM CHARACTERISTIC
Conditional
To provide the characteristic of the item being described.
7081
Item characteristic, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the item characteristic being described.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C273
ITEM DESCRIPTION
Conditional
Description of an item.
7009
Item description identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..256
Plain language description of articles or products.
7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..256
Plain language description of articles or products.
3453
Language, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.
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FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
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4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the purpose of the text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
4447
TEXT FORMATTING, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the formatting parameters for the text.
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CAVCHARACTERISTIC VALUEC 10

10Conditional A segment identifying the value of attributes.
C889
CHARACTERISTIC VALUE
Mandatory
To provide the value of a characteristic.
7111
Characteristic value, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To identify the value of a particular characteristic in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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7110
Characteristic value
Conditionalan0..35
To identify the value of a characteristic.
7110
Characteristic value
Conditionalan0..35
To identify the value of a characteristic.

GRP14 RFF DTMC 10

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

RFFREFERENCEM 1

1Mandatory A segment identifying additional documents or regulations relevant to the specific characteristic.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
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1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.
1060
Revision number
Conditionalan0..6
To specify a revision number.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 10

10Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
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2380
Date/time/period
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.
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GRP15 MEA TEM DTM RFF FTXC 10

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

MEAMEASUREMENTSM 1

1Mandatory A segment specifying the physical/chemical property measurements, e.g. melting point, boiling point, etc.
6311
MEASUREMENT PURPOSE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Specification of the purpose of the measurement.
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C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the property measured.
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6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..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
Mandatoryan0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
6314
Measurement value
Conditionalan0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6162
Range minimum
Conditionaln0..18
Minimum of a range.
6152
Range maximum
Conditionaln0..18
Maximum of a range.
6432
Significant digits
Conditionaln0..2
To specify the number of significant digits.
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.
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TEMTEST METHODC 10

10Conditional 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
Conditionalan0..17
Code to specify the test method employed.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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4416
Test description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the test method and procedure.
4419
TEST ROUTE OF ADMINISTERING, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the method of administering the test, e.g. oral, inhalation.
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3077
TEST MEDIUM, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the medium on which the test was applied.
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6311
MEASUREMENT PURPOSE QUALIFIER
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the purpose of the measurement.
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7188
TEST REVISION NUMBER
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionalan0..17
Reason for performing a test by code.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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4424
Test reason
Conditionalan0..35
Reason for performing a test by name.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 10

10Conditional 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
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
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2380
Date/time/period
Conditionalan0..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
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.
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RFFREFERENCEC 10

10Conditional A segment identifying documents or regulations relevant to the specific test result.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
Show all standard codes
1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.
1060
Revision number
Conditionalan0..6
To specify a revision number.

FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional A segment with text information, in coded or clear form, used to give additional information relating to the test.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
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4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the purpose of the text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
4447
TEXT FORMATTING, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the formatting parameters for the text.
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UNTMESSAGE TRAILERM 1

1Mandatory 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
Mandatoryn0..10
The number of segments in a message body, plus the message header segment and message trailer segment.
0062
MESSAGE REFERENCE NUMBER
Mandatoryan0..14
Unique message reference assigned by the sender.