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Certificate 11255

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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.: SH 11255 (Ren. 1)

Certificate Holder: Propane Busters Inc.

Mode of Transport: Road

Issue Date: July 16, 2015

Expiry Date: July 31, 2017

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Propane Busters 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, dangerous goods that are UN1060, METHYLACETYLENE AND PROPADIENE MIXTURE, STABILIZED, Class 2.1, UN1072, OXYGEN, COMPRESSED, Class 2.2(5.1), UN1075, LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GASES, Class 2.1, UN1978, PROPANE, Class 2.1, or UN1011, BUTANE, Class 2.1, in a manner that does not comply with subparagraph 5.10(1)(a)(ii) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the cylinders are intended for disposal, recycling or other reclamation process;

(b) each cylinder has a capacity not exceeding 1.25 L;

(c) the cylinders are contained in an open top drum that:

(i) has a water capacity equal to or less than 250 L,

(ii) is leakproof and designed, constructed, filled, closed, secured, and maintained so that under normal conditions of transport, including handling, there will be no accidental release of dangerous goods that could endanger public safety, and

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SH 11255 (Ren. 1)

CONDITIONS

(iii)is adequately ventilated to prevent the creation of a flammable atmosphere and the build-up of pressure;

(d) the means of containment is transported in a vehicle that is adequately ventilated to prevent the creation of a flammable atmosphere and the build-up of pressure;

(e) the dangerous goods are transported directly from the collection facility to the closest appropriate facility for disposal or recycling;

(f) in addition to the requirements of Part 6 (Training) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, the certificate holder ensures that the personnel handling, offering for transport or transporting the dangerous goods is trained in regards to the conditions of this Equivalency Certificate;

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

"Equivalency Certificate No. SH 11255 (Ren. 1)"

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

_____________________________

Benoit Turcotte

Director

Regulatory Affairs Branch


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SH 11255 (Ren. 1)

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

Contact Person: Jeff Sands

President

Propane Busters Inc.

76 Rivercroft Close SE

Calgary AB T2C 3X2

Telephone: 403-861-2079

Facsimile:

E-mail: jjsands@telus.net

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate allows the use of 250 L open top drums to transport non-refillable cylinders of UN1060, METHYLACETYLENE AND PROPADIENE MIXTURE, STABILIZED, Class 2.1, UN1072, OXYGEN, COMPRESSED, Class 2.2(5.1), UN1075, LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GASES, Class 2.1, UN1978, PROPANE, Class 2.1, or UN1011, BUTANE, Class 2.1 for transportation to a facility for recycling or disposal.

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