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Certificate 10975

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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.: SA 10975 (Ren. 2)

Certificate Holder: Lito Green Motion Inc.

Mode of Transport: Air

Issue Date: May 24, 2016

Expiry Date: May 31, 2018

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Lito Green Motion Inc., to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the certificate holder, by cargo aircraft, dangerous goods that are UN3480, LITHIUM ION BATTERIES, Class 9, in accordance with Special Provision A99 and in a manner that does not comply with columns 12 and 13 of Table 3‑1, Dangerous Goods List, Chapter 2 of Part 3 of the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air, referenced in section 12.1 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions:

(a) each cell and battery have been determined to meet the criteria for assignment to Class 9 on the basis of tests carried out in accordance with the Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods - Manual of Tests and Criteria, Part III, subsection 38.3;

(b) the mass of one battery assembly is less than or equal to 70 kg;

(c) each cell or battery incorporates a safety venting device or is designed to preclude a violent rupture under normal conditions of transport;

(d) each cell or battery is equipped with an effective means of preventing external short circuits;

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SA 10975 (Ren. 2)

CONDITIONS

(e) each battery containing cells or series of cells connected in parallel is equipped with effective means as necessary to prevent dangerous reverse current flow (e.g., diodes, fuses, etc.);

(f) the dangerous goods are transported in a strong outer packaging that meets the requirements of Section I of Packing Instruction 965 of the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air, except for the quantity limit of 35 kg gross mass for cargo aircraft;

(g) the state of charge (SOC) of the battery must be less than or equal to 30% of the maximum capacity of the battery;

(h) a copy of this Equivalency Certificate accompanies the dangerous goods;

(i) the shipping document that accompanies the dangerous goods includes the following information legibly and indelibly printed:

"Equivalency Certificate No. SA 10975 (Ren. 2)"

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)

SA 10975 (Ren. 2)

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

Contact Person: Jean-Pierre Legris

Président

Lito Green Motion Inc.

794 boul. Guimond

Longueuil QC J4G 1T5

Telephone: 514-394-1691 ext. 221

Facsimile: 514-394-1691

E-mail: jplegris@litogreenmotion.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate is issued by the competent authority of Canada in accordance with Special Provision A99 of the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air.

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