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Certificate 11878

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Transport
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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 11878 (Ren. 1)

Certificate Holder: Apple, Inc.

Mode of Transport: Road, Rail, Marine,

Issue Date: December 12, 2016

Expiry Date: December 31, 2018

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Apple, Inc. 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

  • UN3090, LITHIUM METAL BATTERIES (including lithium alloy batteries), Class 9,
  • UN3091, LITHIUM METAL BATTERIES CONTAINED IN EQUIPMENT, (including lithium alloy batteries), Class 9,
  • UN3091, LITHIUM METAL BATTERIES PACKED WITH EQUIPMENT, (including lithium alloy batteries), Class 9,
  • UN3480, LITHIUM ION BATTERIES (including lithium ion polymer batteries), Class 9,
  • UN3481, LITHIUM ION BATTERIES CONTAINED IN EQUIPMENT (including lithium ion polymer batteries), Class 9, or
  • UN3481, LITHIUM ION BATTERIES PACKED WITH EQUIPMENT (including lithium ion polymer batteries), Class 9,

in a manner that does not comply with subsections (4) and (5) of special provision 34 of schedule 2 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions:

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 11878 (Ren. 1)

CONDITIONS

(a) the cells and batteries are transported following the requirements of special provision 34 of schedule 2 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, except for subsections (4) and (5);

(b) the outer means of containment is durably and legibly marked on a contrasting background with the lithium battery mark prescribed in section 5.2.1.9 of the UN Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, 19th revised edition;

(c) 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;

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,

Approvals and Special Regulatory Projects

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 11878 (Ren. 1)

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

Contact Person: Lisa Runde

Apple, Inc.

1 Infinite Loop

Cupertino CA 95014

USA

Telephone: 408-832-4494

Facsimile:

E-mail: lrunde@apple.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the certificate holder to display the lithium battery mark prescribed in section 5.2.1.9 of the UN Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, 19th revised edition, on outer means of containment containing lithium metal or lithium ion batteries. The new lithium battery mark prescribed in section 5.2.1.9 of the UN Recommendations will eventually be adopted in the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations (TDGR) through the International Harmonization Update (IHU) to the Regulations, and will replace the requirements prescribed in subsections (4) and (5) of special provision 34 of schedule 2 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations.

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