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The Council on Safe Transportation of Hazardous Articles (COSTHA), founded in 1972, is a not-for-profit industry association devoted to promoting regulatory compliance and safety in the international and domestic transportation of dangerous goods.  

COSTHA represents over 170 member companies, including shippers, carriers by highway, air, and sea, container manufacturers, chemical manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies, electronics manufacturers, personal care and other consumer product manufacturers, automobile and automobile component manufacturers, and trainers, as well as other businesses and associations involved in all aspects of transportation of dangerous goods, hazardous substances, and hazardous wastes.

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Stay up to date with the fast-changing regulatory environment.

Connect with a professional network of your peers.

Gain valuable insights
 through participation in COSTHA meetings and events.

Participate in regulatory comment and petition process to influence effective changes in the HazMat/DG Transportation regulations.


COSTHA Annual Forum
2013 COSTHA Annual Forum

April 21-26, 2024 | Learn More Here

Dangerous Goods
Transportation Compliance

Why Join COSTHA?
Why Join COSTHA?

Looking for a cost-effective and reliable way to meet the hazardous materials transportation compliance regulations?

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with a guaranteed return.
Join COSTHA today.

COSTHA Initiatives
COSTHA Initiatives

How many times do you hear that compliance becomes an issue only when a non-compliant situation is discovered? Help us achieve full recognition for the professionals involved in the safe transportation of dangerous goods.