Dating shipping containers
) Regulations prescribes requirements pertaining to means of containment (containers) for dangerous goods transport.
In most cases Part 5 requires that anyone handling, transporting or offering dangerous goods for transport must use containers in accordance with certain Safety Standards (CSA or CGSB standards).
So, picture desperate families, a harsh Armenian winter, and shipping containers everywhere.
An immediate solution presented itself: People moved into the containers.
Tens of thousands died and some half a million were left homeless.
After local authorities realized how overmatched they were, shipping containers full of relief supplies flooded in.
But soon the USSR went the way of so many of its crumbled Armenian buildings.
Regional conflicts flared up and new nations struggled to adapt to a completely different economic system. Though some have improvised insulation and jerry-rigged wiring, they’re generally worse than they were before.