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Certificate 6242

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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 6242 (Ren. 6)

Certificate Holder: Nova Scotia Department of Transportation

and Infrastructure Renewal

Mode of Transport: Road, Marine

Issue Date: March 18, 2016

Expiry Date: April 30, 2018

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the Nova Scotia Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal, to handle 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:

· UN1263, PAINT, Class 3, Packing Groups I, II and III,

· UN1268, PETROLEUM DISTILLATES, N.O.S., Class 3, Packing Groups I, II and III,

· UN1294, TOLUENE, Class 3, Packing Group II,

· UN2735, POLYAMINES, LIQUID, CORROSIVE, N.O.S., Class 8, Packing Group I, II and III,

· UN3066, PAINT, Class 8, Packing Groups II and III, or

· UN3267, B CORROSIVE LIQUID BASIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S., Class 8, Packing Groups I, II and III,

in a manner that does not comply with subsection 5.12(1) and paragraphs 5.14(1)(a) and 5.14(1)(d) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the dangerous goods are transported on a road vehicle that is to be used for marking or painting the road surface;


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 6242 (Ren. 6)

CONDITIONS

(b) the dangerous goods are in a means of containment that is designed, constructed, filled, closed, secured and maintained so that under normal conditions of transport, including handling, there will be no accidental release of the dangerous goods that could endanger public safety;

(c) the road vehicle is:

(i) accompanied by an escort vehicle, or

(ii) equipped with fire suppression materials sufficient to respond to a fire;

(d) all provincial operating procedures are complied with;

(e) 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;

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

"Equivalency Certificate No. SU 6242 (Ren. 6)"

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 6242 (Ren. 6)

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

Contact Person: Stuart Frickleton

Provincial Transportation of Dangerous Goods Coordinator

NS Dept. Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

P.O. Box 186

Halifax NS B3J 2N2

Telephone: 902-424-7769 / 902-497-1262

Fax: 902-424-0571

E-mail: stuart.frickleton@novascotia.ca

Explanatory Note

The road vehicles referred to in the certificate are used for marking and painting the road surface and are equipped with a uniquely configured delivery system. The tanks do not comply with the manufacturing requirements of National Standard of Canada CAN/CGSB-43.146-2002, "Design, Manufacture and Use of Intermediate Bulk Containers for the Transportation of Dangerous Goods", National Standard of Canada CAN/CGSB-43.150-97, "Performance Packagings for Transportation of Dangerous Goods", and CSA Standard B620-03, "Highway Tanks and Portable Tanks for the Transportation of Dangerous Goods".

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