Hazardous Substances and Dangerous Goods Information-Centre

Companies are often faced with great difficulties presented by the safe handling of hazardous substances and dangerous goods, the corresponding extensive organizational and safety-related measures and the implementation of relevant policies.

The Hazardous Substances and Dangerous Goods Information-Centre (GGIZ) offers specialized information and counselling on the topic of dangerous goods, hazardous substances and safety technology in cooperation with the Dangerous Goods Laboratory at the University of Applied Sciences Bremerhaven. Furthermore, the institute supports companies that want to put their processes related to hazardous substances and dangerous goods logistics on a sound footing through safety management system. The range of the cooperation is from the initial counselling to the intensive cooperation.

For the determination of safety-related substance data the centre has physical-chemical-analytical laboratory.

In addition to service offers, the GGIZ also deals with safetyrelated issues in the research and coordinates the national task force “Dangerous Goods and Hazardous Substances Logistics” together with the Alumni-Association (VdWT) of the study course Transport / Logistics.