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Answers to some common questions about storage and shipping requirements, manufacturing, and commercial use of fireworks.
I store display fireworks cakes and roman candles that contain only salutes. Are these cakes and candles considered bulk salutes requiring storage in a high explosives (Type-1 or Type-2) magazine?
I am a licensed importer of display fireworks. In which explosives records am I required to record the date and shift of manufacture?
When marking imported fireworks, do I have to mark each individual display shell that is imported?
We hold an explosives importer license under which we import display fireworks for our company’s displays. Do we have to mark imported display fireworks if we only use the fireworks for company display shows?
Am I required to mark all of my imported display fireworks that I intend to sell or distribute?
Are “consumer fireworks” subject to regulation under the Federal explosives laws?
Are “display fireworks” considered to be explosive materials subject to regulation under Federal explosives laws and regulations?
How must display fireworks be stored?
Are “Articles Pyrotechnic” subject to the requirements of the Federal explosives regulations?
Must partially assembled display fireworks be removed from a drying building for overnight storage?