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Certificate 6349

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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 6349 (REN 9)

Certificate Holder: Compressed Gas Association

Mode of Transport: Road

Issue Date: 2016-11-08

Expiry Date: 2019-06-30

CONDITIONS

This Certificate authorizes the members of the Compressed Gas Association, to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the members of the Compressed Gas Association, by road vehicle, dangerous goods that are:

• UN1003, AIR, REFRIGERATED LIQUID, Class 2.2(5.1),

• UN1073, OXYGEN, REFRIGERATED LIQUID, Class 2.2(5.1),

• UN1913, NEON, REFRIGERATED LIQUID, Class 2.2,

• UN1951, ARGON, REFRIGERATED LIQUID, Class 2.2,

• UN1963, HELIUM, REFRIGERATED LIQUID, Class 2.2,

• UN1970, KRYPTON, REFRIGERATED LIQUID, Class 2.2,

• UN1977, NITROGEN, REFRIGERATED LIQUID, Class 2.2,

• UN2187, CARBON DIOXIDE, REFRIGERATED LIQUID, Class 2.2,

• UN2201, NITROUS OXIDE, REFRIGERATED LIQUID, Class 2.2(5.1), or

• UN2591, XENON, REFRIGERATED LIQUID, Class 2.2,

in means of containment that do not comply with Part 5 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the means of containment are:

(i) in compliance with the applicable provincial pressure vessel regulations,

(ii) not intended for the transportation of dangerous goods, are not equipped with permanent or removable trailer pick-up plates, landing gear, wheels or skids, and the presence of dangerous goods is due only to the use of the means of containment for the processing, storage, or use of the dangerous goods at fixed locations,

(iii) equipped with a level gauge so that the volume of the liquid contents can be determined prior to transport,

(iv) prior to moving, emptied to the maximum extent possible and the residual amount of the dangerous goods, never exceeds the lesser of the following volume in content:

(A) 3000 L, or

(B) 5% of the capacity of the means of containment,

(v) designed, constructed, closed, and maintained so that under normal conditions of transport, including handling, there will be no accidental release of dangerous goods that could endanger public safety,

(vi) when inverted will not release dangerous goods;

(b) the means of containment are loaded and secured on the means of transport in such a way as to prevent, under normal conditions of transport, damage to the means of containment or to the means of transport that could lead to an accidental release of the dangerous goods;

(c) the Compressed Gas Association ensures that a paper or electronic copy of this Equivalency Certificate is provided to all members of the Compressed Gas Association;

(d) in addition to the requirements of Part 6 (Training) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, the members of the Compressed Gas Association ensure that the personnel handling, offering for transport or transporting the dangerous goods is trained in regards to the conditions of this Equivalency Certificate;

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

"Equivalency Certificate No. SH 6349 (Ren. 9)"

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

Image in permit

David Lamarche

Chief

Permits and Approvals division


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

Contact Person:

Jerry Sameth

300 EARL GREY DR Unit Suite 451
KANATA Ontario
K2T1C1 Canada

Telephone:

703-788-2711

Fax:

703-961-1831

E-mail:

jsameth@cganet.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the members of the Compressed Gas Association to transport means of containment that do not comply with the requirements set out in Part 5, Means of containment, of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations. The means of containment contain residual amounts of dangerous goods due to storage, processing or use of dangerous goods at fixed locations. They also must be emptied to the maximum extent possible, closed and secured in such a manner that in the event they are tipped or inverted, there will not be an accidental release 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