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Items (Inventory) - Dangerous Goods

Locate your Dangerous Good products, and identify how they have been programmed within eFactory.

Written by DCL Support
Updated over a week ago

Dangerous Goods information can be found within the Items Module of eFactory. This is where you can view the Dangerous Goods, also known as "DG", data for your products. It is important to review as legally you, the merchant, are responsible for being compliant with the DG rules and regulations and ensure they are properly handled by DCL.

Most often the Dangerous Goods items DCL manages is lithium batteries but there are many products that can be considered dangerous goods. Please work with your Account Manager if your uncertain if your product requires DG handling.

Where do I find my Dangerous Good detail within eFactory?

To locate your dangerous good detail with in eFactory go to the Items Module, use the Navigator to select DG Data.

What information is available and what does it mean?

Below is a list of the different headers within the DG Data and their meaning.

Battery Cat Battery category and is either metal or Ion

Battery Config. - Battery configuration

  • CNT – The battery is contained in the product

  • PCK – The battery is packed with the product in retail package

  • SKU – Sku only " a battery only sku"

Battery Type

  • BTT – Battery

  • CBT Button or coin cell

  • CCN - Cell

Q. Per PKG - how many batteries per retail unit

U. Per Carton - How many units per inner carton

U. Per M. Carton - How many units per master carton

Battery Spec Qty What the watt/hour per battery

Net Weight (G) – Net weight of Lithium battery in grams.

After review if there are any changes that are required you can edit the detail in eFactory and alert your Account Manager so we can review your changes and update the Dangerous Good declaration accordingly.

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