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Certificate 4898

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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 4898 (Ren. 12)

Certificate Holder: Alcoa compagnie de gestion Lauralco, Alcoa Limitée, and Aluminerie de Bécancour

Mode of Transport: Road

Issue Date: July 30, 2015

Expiry Date: September 30, 2017

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Alcoa compagnie de gestion Lauralco, Alcoa Limitée, and Aluminerie de Bécancour 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 UN2811, TOXIC SOLID, ORGANIC, N.O.S., Class 6.1, Packing Group III, UN3170, ALUMINUM SMELTING BY-PRODUCTS, Class 4.3, Packing Group III, or UN3288, TOXIC SOLID, INORGANIC, N.O.S., Class 6.1, Packing Group III, in Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers (FIBC), in a manner that does not comply with sections 4.4 and 4.15 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) a tag or transparent pocket is securely attached to the Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers (FIBC) and contains the following information:

(i) the product identification number,

(ii) the shipping name,

(iii)the technical name, when applicable,


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SH 4898 (Ren. 12)

CONDITIONS

(iv), the classification, and

(v) the packing group number;

(b) no dangerous goods other than the ones specified in this Equivalency Certificate are transported on the road vehicle;

(c) the dangerous goods safety marks, required as per Part 4 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, are displayed on the road vehicle transporting the dangerous goods;

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

"Equivalency Certificate No. SH 4898 (Ren. 12)"

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)

SH 4898 (Ren. 12)

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

Contact Person: Laurent Bouchard

Support Technique Laboratoire - Environnement

Alcoa compagnie de gestion Lauralco (ALMC)

1, boulevard des Sources

Deschambault Grondine QC G0A 1S0

Telephone: 418-286-5418

Facsimile: 418-286-5411

E-mail: laurent.bouchard@alcoa.com

Contact Person: Jean-Pierre Michaud

Responsable matières résiduelles

Alcoa Limitée

1, Place Ville Marie, Suite 2310

Montréal QC H3B 3M5

Telephone: 418-296-7003

Facsimile: 418-294-7702

E-mail: jean.pierre.michaud@alcoa.com

Contact Person: Samuel Hamelin

Coordonateur environnement

Aluminerie de Bécancour

5555, rue Pierre-Thibault

Bécancour QC G9H 2T7

Telephone: 819-294-6101 poste 2124

Facsimile: 819-294-3038

E-mail: samuel.hamelin@alcoa.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the applicant to use a tag or a transparent pocket containing the dangerous goods information, which is securely attached to the Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers (FIBC).

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