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Certificate 10539

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Safety and Security

Transport Dangerous
Goods Directorate
330 Sparks Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0N5
Sécurité et sûreté

Direction générale du
transport des marchandises dangereuses
330, rue Sparks
Ottawa (Ontario) K1A 0N5

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

Certificate No.: SU 10539 (REN 3)

Certificate Holder: Empowered Networks Inc.

Mode of Transport: Air, Road

Issue Date: 2017-02-27

Expiry Date: 2019-02-28


This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Empowered Networks Inc., to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the certificate holder, by road vehicle or cargo aircraft, dangerous goods that are UN1423, RUBIDIUM, Class 4.3, Packing Group I, in a manner that does not comply with Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, and subsection 12.1(2) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the dangerous goods are contained in a glass envelope which is placed inside a sealed electrical component;

(b) the dangerous goods are not intended to be discharged from the electrical component which is solely designed to contain the dangerous goods; and

(c) a paper or electronic copy of this Equivalency Certificate accompanies the dangerous goods.

Note: The issuance of this Equivalency Certificate in no way reduces the certificate holder's responsibility to comply with any other requirements of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Air, the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code, and the Canadian Aviation Regulationsnot specifically addressed in this certificate.

Signature of Issuing Authority

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David Lamarche


Permits and Approvals division

(The following is for information purposes only and is not part of the certificate.)

Contact Person:

Cheryl Ramnarace

Contracts Manager

Empowered Networks Inc.

1315 PICKERING PKY Unit 200
L1V7G5 Canada






Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the certificate holder to transport a small quantity (< 1 g) of rubidium enclosed in a glass envelope and contained in an electrical sealed component, which is used in Global Positioning Systems (GPS). The level of safety is not affected, as this presents little to no danger.

Legend for Certificate Number

SH - Road, SR - Rail, SA - Air, SM - Marine

SU - More than one Mode of Transport

Ren. - Renewal

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