Cement: Fruit Pit Charcoal Briquettes - 42450

Fruit Pit Charcoal Briquettes - 42450

What is Freight Class?

You must assign your shipment a freight code when shipping products as LTL (less-than-truckload) freight. This standardized code, which is issued by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association, allows carriers to identify qualities of the shipment to help with transportation.
Ship fruit pit charcoal briquettes accurately by using the information below:
42450
Fruit Pit Charcoal Briquettes
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Commodity note:
NOI, not activated, not required by the U.S. Department of Transportation to bear a Hazard Class or Hazard Division label or placard. Does not apply on materials regulated by the U.S. Department of Transportation as hazardous and required to bear a Hazard Class or Hazard Division label or placard. For classes applicable to such hazardous materials, see provisions elsewhere in this Classification:

Subclasses for

Fruit Pit Charcoal Briquettes - 42450

For many NMFC codes, there isn’t one single class that is applied. Often, NMFC numbers have multiple subclasses, which are frequently based on density.
In this instance, the commodity, fruit pit charcoal briquettes, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

42450-1

42450-2

85

65

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In containers in boxes

In bags, or in bulk in boxes or drums

In containers in boxes

In bags, or in bulk in boxes or drums

Subclass NMFC Code
Freight Class
Subclass Notes
Please note: This is for educational purposes only. Ultimately, the carrier reserves the right to classify the groups.

FAQs

Do all LTL shippers use NMFC freight classes?

Almost all U.S. LTL carriers use NMFC freight classes, although some are attempting to move to a dimensionally-based system.

What is the best way to calculate your freight class?

Working with a 3PL like Koho can help you accurately determine your freight class so you can avoid re-classification fees with the carriers. For more information on the freight class system, go to the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association.

What is the NMFC class for baseballs?

The NMFC freight class for baseballs is 85.