Table 9f. Hazardous Material Shipment Characteristics by Pipeline for Selected UN Numbers: 2002

Table 9f. Hazardous Material Shipment Characteristics by Pipeline for Selected UN Numbers: 2002

[Estimates are based on data from the 2002 Commodity Flow Survey. Because of rounding, estimates may not be additive]

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UN number 1 Description Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles
per shipment
2002
(million $)
Percent 2002
(thousands)
Percent 2002
(millions)
Percent
  Total 145,021 100.0 661,390 100.0 58,914 100.0 37
1005 Ammonia, anhydrous S S S S S S 278
1011 Butane 481 0.3 2,486 0.4 S S 54
1013 Carbon dioxide S S S S S S S
1066 Nitrogen, compressed S S S S S S 22
1072 Oxygen, compressed S S S S S S 85
1075 Petroleum gases 3,708 2.6 14,895 2.3 1,188 2.0 S
1077 Propylene 1,521 1.0 4,724 0.7 42 S
1114 Benzene S S S S S S S
1202 Gas oil, diesel fuel, heating oil, light 10,775 7.4 53,000 8.0 1,739 3.0 201
1203 Gasoline 77,821 53.7 320,579 48.5 36,780 62.4 57
1223 Kerosene S S S S S S S
1230 Methanol S S S S S S 4
1830 Sulfuric acid S S 1,775 0.3 6 4
1863 Fuel, aviation, turbine engine 11,201 7.7 52,893 8.0 3,588 6.1 S
1962 Ethylene 3,908 2.7 10,802 1.6 455 0.8 46
1964 Hydrocarbon gas mixture, compressed, n.o.s. 2,313 1.6 8,684 1.3 S S S
1965 Hydrocarbon gas mixture, liquefied, n.o.s. 471 0.3 S S S S 12
1993 Flammable liquids, n.o.s. 24,096 16.6 125,145 18.9 10,859 18.4 23
2398 Methyl tert-butyl ether 511 0.4 1,920 0.3 8 4
3295 Hydrocarbons, liquid, n.o.s. S S S S S S 7
All other 2,639 1.8 12,559 1.9 S S 38

KEY:
– Represents an estimate equal to zero or less than 1 unit of measure.
S Estimate does not meet publication standards because of highly sampling variability or poor response quality.

1 UN numbers were selected based on estimated tons without regard to sampling variability.

SOURCE: Bureau of Transportation Statistics (USDOT) and U.S. Census Bureau, 2002 Commodity Flow Survey, Hazmat Data, December 2004.