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Certificate 11583

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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 11583 (Ren. 1)

Certificate Holder: Hydro-Québec

Mode of Transport: Road, Rail, Marine

Issue Date: March 10, 2017

Expiry Date: March 31, 2019

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Hydro-Québec to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the certificate holder, by road or railway vehicle, or by ship on a domestic voyage, dangerous goods that are:

· UN1950, AEROSOLS, flammable, Class 2.1, or

· UN1950, AEROSOLS, non-flammable, Class 2.2,

in a manner that does not comply with clauses 8.1.6, 8.1.7, and 9 b) of standard CGSB-43.123-2010, "Aerosol Containers and Gas Cartridges for Transport of Dangerous Goods", June 2010, cited in the rest of this certificate as CGSB‑43.123-2010, incorporated by reference in section 5.11 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions if:

(a) the dangerous goods are intended for disposal, recycling or any other reclamation process;

(b) the dangerous goods are handled, offered for transport or transported in compliance with section 9 of CGSB-43.123-2010, incorporated by reference in section 5.11 of the TDG Regulations;


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 11583 (Ren. 1)

CONDITIONS

(c) despite clause 9 e) of CGSB-43.123-2010, the dangerous goods in each outer means of containment may be included in divisions 2.1 or 2.2;

(d) a means of valve protection is not required;

(e) clause 8.1.7 of CGSB-43.123-2010, does not apply;

(f) for dangerous goods classified as UN1950 with no subsidiary classification, the outer means of containment may have a maximum capacity of 1 500 L;

(g) each outer means of containment with a capacity less than or equal to 450 L is marked with the primary class label and each subsidiary class label, the shipping name, and the UN number, as specified in sections 4.10, 4.11, and 4.12 of Part 4 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(h) each outer means of containment, with a capacity over 450 L, is marked with the appropriate safety marks, in accordance with Part 4 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(i) 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; and

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

"Equivalency Certificate No. SU 11583 (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 Regulations not specifically addressed in this certificate.

Signature of Issuing Authority

_____________________________

David Lamarche P. Eng., ing.

Chief

Approvals and Special Regulatory Projects


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 11583 (Ren. 1)

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

Contact Person: Johanne Trépanier

Conseillère développement prévention routière

Hydro-Québec

Rez-chaussée

2625 boulevard Lebourgneuf

Québec QC G2C 1P1

Telephone: 418-845-7001 ext. 7307089

Facsimile: 418-845-7822

E-mail: trepanier.johanne.2@hydro.qc.ca

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the transportation of waste aerosols intended for disposal, recycling or any other reclamation process. The waste aerosols are handled, offered for transport or transported in compliance with section 9 of standard CGSB-43.123-2010, "Aerosol Containers and Gas Cartridges for Transport of Dangerous Goods", June 2010, incorporated by reference in section 5.11 of the TDG Regulations, except that valve protection is not required, since post-consumer aerosols are mostly missing their caps. Dangerous goods included in divisions 2.1 or 2.2 may be contained in the same outer container.

This Equivalency Certificate also authorizes the transportation of:

· UN1950, AEROSOLS, Class 2.1 with no subsidiary classification, or

· UN1950, AEROSOLS, Class 2.2 with no subsidiary classification,

in leakproof outer packagings with a capacity less than or equal to 1 500 L.

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