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Certificate 12280

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Transport Dangerous
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Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

Certificate No.: SU 12280

Certificate Holder: Université Laval

Mode of Transport: Road, Marine

Issue Date: April 14, 2016

Expiry Date: April 30, 2018

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the Université Laval to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the certificate holder,by road vehicle or by ship on a domestic voyage, dangerous goods that are UN1072, OXYGEN, COMPRESSED, Class 2.2(5.1), in a manner that does not comply with subsection 5.1(3) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) each cylinder used meets the requirements of Part 5 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(b) the cylinder is equipped with a valve protection cap;

(c) the cylinder and regulator are restrained and protected within the equipment;

(d) the regulator used has a maximum flow rate of not more than five litres per minute;

(e) the oxygen flow rate to the container is limited to that sufficient to provide life support to the aquatic animals;


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 12280

CONDITIONS

(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 information legibly and indelibly printed:

"Equivalency Certificate No. SU 12280"

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 12280

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

Contact Person: Emilie Proulx

Responsable des opérations du LARSA

Pavillon Charles Eugène Marchand

Université Laval

2345 Des Bibliothèques Allée

Unit Marchand

Québec QC G1V 0A6

Telephone: 418-656-3329

Facsimile: 418-656-5401

E-mail: emilie.proulx@bio.ulaval.ca

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the certificate holderto transport cylinders of UN1072, OXYGEN, COMPRESSED, Class 2.2(5.1), in a manner that does not comply with subsection 5.1(3) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations. During transport, the valve on the cylinder is open and the oxygen is released to provide life support to the aquatic animals.

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