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Certificate 10923

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Transport
Canada
Safety and Security

Transport Dangerous
Goods Directorate
330 Sparks Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0N5
Transports
Canada
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 10923 (Ren. 2)

Certificate Holder: Orica Canada Inc.

Mode of Transport: Road, Marine, Air

Issue Date: March 11, 2016

Expiry Date: April 30, 2018

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate (National Competent Authority Approval) authorizes Orica Canada Inc., the use of the following UN standardized packagingunder the following conditions:

(a) the dangerous goods are packaged in UN standardized fiberboard boxes, UN code 4G, registered by the Director, Regulatory Affairs Branch, Transportation of Dangerous Goods, Transport Canada, under Certificates of Registration 2-0413 or 2-1609 and the boxes comply with their respective design-type;

(b) the dangerous goods have been classified as UN0349, ARTICLES, EXPLOSIVE, N.O.S., Class 1.4S, Packing Group II, by the Chief Inspector of Explosives, Explosives Regulatory Division, Natural Resources Canada as shown in Certificate of Authorization no. XP 2050‑13‑00042503; and


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 10923 (Ren. 2)

CONDITIONS

(c) the shipping document that accompanies each shipment packaged as authorized in this Equivalency Certificate includes the following information legibly and indelibly printed:

"Packaging approved by the Competent Authority of Canada"

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

___________________________

David Lamarche, P. Eng., ing.

Chief

Permits and Approvals Division


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 10923 (Ren. 2)

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

Contact Person: Pierre Ouellette

Procurement Specialist IS & E

Regional Procurement

Orica Canada Inc.

301 Hôtel de Ville

Brownsburg-Chatham QC J8G 3B5

Telephone: 450-533-1308

Facsimile: 450-533-1318

E-mail: pierre.ouellette@orica.com

Explanatory Note

Transportation of Dangerous Goods, Transport Canada confirms that the packaging designs registered under the Design Registration Numbers listed in this Equivalency Certificate (National Competent Authority Approval) are deemed to be as equally effective as other packaging for explosives of Class 1 and acceptable to the Canadian Authorities on the basis of test results that exceed those specified in Chapter 6.1 of the UN Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods for packaging intended for Packing Group II dangerous goods.

An Equivalency Certificate (National Competent Authority Approval) is required as per:

(i) Packing Instruction 101 of Chapter 3, Part 4, of the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air, which requires packaging approved by the Competent Authority of Canada for air transport;

(ii) Packing Method EP01 of the standard CGSB 43.151-2012, "Packaging, handling, offering for transport and transport of Explosives (Class 1)", which requires packaging approved by the Competent Authority of Canada;

(iii) Packing Instruction P101 of the UN Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods - Model Regulations, which requires packaging approved by the Competent Authority of Canada;


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 10923 (Ren. 2)

(iv) Packing Instruction P101 of the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code, which requires packaging approved by the Competent Authority of Canada for marine transport.

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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Date modified:
2017-06-19