Special Economic Measures (Iran) Regulations

Version of the schedule from 2012-12-11 to 2016-02-04:


SCHEDULE 2(Section 4)

GOODS

ItemColumn 1Column 2
GoodsDescription
1Aerodynamic particle size measuring equipmentAny equipment designed to measure in real time the aerodynamic particle size of aerosols in the range of 0.1 to 50 micrometers.
2Aerosol generatorsAny equipment capable of producing aerosols of radioactive, chemical or biological materials with aerodynamic particle sizes in the range of 0.1 to 50 micrometres.
3[Repealed, SOR/2012-283, s. 10]
4Aluminum and aluminum alloy productsPiping, tubing, fittings, flanges, forging, castings, valves, any unfinished products in any form and any waste or scrap that are made of aluminum and its alloys that are not specified in the Export Control List.
5Argon ion lasersArgon ion lasers that are not specified in the Export Control List and have an average output power equal to or greater than 5 W.
6Autoclaves (double-ended)Double-ended or pass-through autoclaves with internal volume greater than 1 m3, bioseal, interlocking doors, and/or warning lights or audible alarms.
7Automated take-off or landing systemsSystems that are usable in the systems specified in entry 6-1.A.2 of the Guide and are capable of operating vehicles with a stall speed in excess of 30 knots.
8Batch centrifugesBatch centrifuges with a rotor capacity of 25 L or greater, usable with biological material.
9Bellows-sealed scroll compressors and vacuum pumps
  • (1) The following vacuum pumps:

    • (a) turbomolecular pumps having a flow-rate equal to or greater than 400 l/s;

    • (b) roots-type roughing pumps having a volumetric aspiration flow-rate greater than 200 m³/hr;

    • (c) bellows-sealed, scroll, dry pumps; and

    • (d) bellows-sealed, scroll, dry compressor pumps.

  • (2) Vacuum pumps that are not specified in the Export Control List and that:

    • (a) are suitable for corrosive fluids; and

    • (b) have a maximum flow-rate greater than 5 m³/hr, measured under standard temperature and pressure conditions of 273 K (0°C) and 101.3 kPa, respectively; and

    • (c) are pumps in which all surfaces that may come into direct contact with fluids consist of stainless steel, aluminium alloy or a combination of the two.

10Chlorine TrifluorideChemical Abstracts Service registry number 7790-91-2.
11Clean roomsClass 1000 to 10000.
12Chromium and nickel alloy and its products: chemical process equipment, specially designed parts for that equipment, forging, castings and other unfinished products in any form, and waste or scrap made from nickel and chromium alloys

Chemical process equipment including reaction vessels, reactors or agitators, storage tanks, containers or receivers, heat exchangers or condensers, distillation, or absorption columns, valves, pumps, piping, tubings, fittings, flanges, plates, coils.

Chromium and nickel alloys made or lined with more than 4% by weight of nickel and with more than 13% by weight of chromium that are not specified in the Export Control List.

13Contamination monitorsAny portable, transportable or handheld equipment designed to detect the presence of chemical warfare agents in real time, as listed in the Annexes to the Chemical Weapons Convention.
14Cooling systems (freon or chilled water) and heat exchangersCooling systems with capacities exceeding 350 kW.
15Copper-beryllium alloy parts, plates, sheets or rods

Metal alloys, metal alloy powder and alloyed materials as follows:

Copper–beryllium alloys, with

  • (a) thermal conductivity in excess of 100 W/m K at 25°C;

  • (b) tensile strength in excess of 400 MPa; or

  • (c) low cycle fatigue life of 10,000 cycles or more at 125°C at a maximum stress of 100 MPa.

16Cryogenic ultramicrotome and parts of itCryogenic ultramicrotones capable of sectioning materials to a thickness of 1 micrometre or less, and replacement parts for them.
17Cyclone separatorsCyclone separator systems, including their parts, software and technology, using a linear or circular flow of gases or mixtures of gases that are capable of sorting particulate matter with an average diameter greater than or equal to 5 micrometres and less than or equal to 600 micrometres.
18Decanning and decladding equipmentMechanical equipment designed or usable for decanning or decladding spent nuclear reactor fuel as part of a fuel processing process.
19Drum drying equipmentAny drum drying equipment capable of producing dry particles of radioactive, chemical or biological materials with aerodynamic particle sizes in the range of 0.1 to 50 micrometres.
20Electrical power generatorsElectrical power generators having a maximum generation rating greater than 1 MW.
21Eddy current test instruments and partsEddy current test instruments and replacement parts for them capable of operating with a near gap of less than or equal to 2.0 mm and whose resolution is better than 1.5 micrometres (RMS) or whose bandwidth is in excess of 100 Hz.
22Electrical power supply units and transformers
  • (1) High voltage direct current power supply units that are not specified in the Export Control List and

    • (a) are capable of continuously producing 10 kV or more over a period of 8 hours, with output power of 5 kW or more with or without sweeping; and

    • (b) have current or voltage stability better than 0.1% over a period of 4 hours.

  • (2) Transformers with the specifications necessary for the electricity generated by the high voltage direct current power supply units specified in subsection (1).

23Electrolytic cells for fluorine products

Electrolytic cells that are not specified in the Export Control List that

  • (a) are used for flourine production; and

  • (b) have an output capacity greater than 100 g of fluorine per hour.

24Fibrous or filamentary materials

The following fibrous or filamentary materials or prepregs that are not specified in the Export Control List:

  • (a) carbon or aramid fibrous or filamentary materials having either

    • (i) a specific modulus exceeding 10 x 10^6 m, or

    • (ii) a specific tensile strength exceeding 17 x 10^4 m;

  • (b) glass fibrous or filamentary materials having either

    • (i) a specific modulus exceeding 3.18 x 10^6 m, or

    • (ii) a specific tensile strength exceeding 76.2 x 10^3 m; and

  • (c) thermoset resin-impregnated continuous yarns, rovings, tows and tapes with a width of 15 mm or less (prepregs), made for carbon or glass fibrous or filamentary materials.

25Filament winding machines and related equipment
  • (1) Filament winding machines and related equipment that

    • (a) have motions for positioning, wrapping and winding fibres coordinated and programmed in two or more axes;

    • (b) are specially designed to fabricate composite structures of laminates from “fibrous or filamentary materials; and

    • (c) are capable of winding cylindrical rotors of diameter between 75 and 400 mm and lengths of 300 mm or greater.

  • (2) Coordinating and programming controls for filament winding machines specified in subsection (1).

  • (3) Mandrels for filament winding machines specified in subsection (1).

26Flow-forming machines

Flow-forming machines and/or spin-forming machines capable of flow-forming functions and mandrels, as follows:

  • (a) machines that have three or more rollers and that can be equipped with numerical control units or a computer control.

  • (b) rotor-forming mandrels designed to form cylindrical rotors with an inside diameter between 75 and 400 mm.

27Frequency changers (inverters) and specially designed software for them
  • (1) Frequency changers that

    • (a) have multiphase frequency output;

    • (b) are capable of providing power of 40 W or greater;

    • (c) are capable of operating anywhere between 600 and 2000 Hz; and

    • (d) have frequency control less than 0.2%.

  • (2) Specially designed software for these frequency changers.

28Gaskets and O-rings

Seals and gaskets made of

  • (a) copolymers of vinylidene fluoride having 75% or more beta crystalline structure without stretching;

  • (b) fluorinated polyimides containing 10% by weight or more of combined fluorine;

  • (c) fluorinated phosphazene elastomers containing 30% by weight or more of combined fluorine;

  • (d) polychlorotrifluoroethylene (PCTFE);

  • (e) Viton or other fluoro-elastomers; or

  • (f) polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE).

29Glove boxesAny glove boxes or similar devices with remote manipulators that can provide the operator with protection from radiation or radioactive materials.
30[Repealed, SOR/2011-268, s. 12]
31Heat exchangers

Heat exchangers or condensers that are not specified in the Export Control List with a heat transfer surface area greater than 0.05 m² and less than 30 m², if all surfaces that may come into direct contact with fluids consist of

  • (a) alloys having, by weight:

    • (i) more than 25% nickel, and

    • (ii) more than 20% chromium;

  • (b) fluoropolymers;

  • (c) glass (including vitrified or enamelled coatings or glass lining);

  • (d) graphite or carbon graphite;

  • (e) nickel or alloys with more than 40% nickel by weight;

  • (f) tantalum or tantalum alloys;

  • (g) titanium or titanium alloys;

  • (h) zirconium or zirconium alloys;

  • (i) silicon carbide;

  • (j) titanium carbide;

  • (k) stainless steel; or

  • (l) a combination of the materials specified in paragraphs (a) to (k).

32Heat treatment and sintering furnacesControlled-atmosphere heat treatment furnaces capable of operation at temperatures above 400°C.
33HEPA filtersHEPA filters of a frame area of 0.0625 m2 or larger with a DOP rating of 99.997% (at 0.3 micron) or higher.
34High-speed balancing equipment, technology and software

The following balancing machines and related equipment:

  • (a) balancing machines that are

    • (i) not designed or modified for dental or other medical equipment,

    • (ii) not capable of balancing rotors or assemblies which have a mass greater than 3 kg,

    • (iii) capable of balancing rotors or assemblies at speeds greater than 12 500 rpm,

    • (iv) capable of correcting imbalance in two planes or more, and

    • (v) capable of balancing to a residual specific imbalance of 0.2 g mm/kg of rotor mass; and

  • (b) indicator heads usable with machines specified in paragraph (a).

35High speed camerasElectronic framing cameras having a speed exceeding 1000 frames per second.
36Lead in sheets or blocks/bricksMust be suitable for use in shielding.
37Liquid pumps

Multiple-seal and seal-less pumps that are not specified in the Export Control List

  • (a) that are suitable for corrosive fluids; and

  • (b) that have a maximum flow-rate greater than 0.1 m³/hr; and

  • (c) in which all surfaces that may come into direct contact with fluids consist of

    • (i) stainless steel,

    • (ii) aluminium alloy, or

    • (iii) a combination of the materials specified in subparagraphs (i) and (ii).

38Magnetic Alloys in thin strip formMagnetic alloy materials in sheet or thin strip form with a thickness of 0.1 mm or less, made of iron-chromium-cobalt, iron-cobalt-vanadium, iron-chromium-cobalt-vanadium or iron-chromium.
39Mass spectrometers

The following mass spectrometers that are not specified in the Export Control List that are capable of measuring ions of 200 atomic mass units or more and have a resolution of better than 2 parts in 200:

  • (a) inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometers (ICP/MS);

  • (b) glow discharge mass spectrometers (GDMS);

  • (c) thermal ionization mass spectrometers (TIMS);

  • (d) electron bombardment mass spectrometers with a source chamber constructed from, lined with or plated with, materials resistant to corrosion by UF6;

  • (e) molecular beam mass spectrometers with either

    • (i) a source chamber constructed from, lined with or plated with, stainless steel or molybdenum and equipped with a cold trap capable of cooling to 193 K (-80°C) or less, or

    • (ii) a source chamber constructed from, lined with or plated with, materials resistant to corrosion by UF6; and

  • (f) mass spectrometers equipped with a microfluorination ion source usable with actinides or actinide fluorides.

40Metal powder production equipment of spherical or atomised materials and specially designed components not specified in the Export Control List

Includes but is not limited to the following equipment:

  • (a) plasma generators (high frequency arc jet) usable for obtaining sputtered or spherical metallic powders; and

  • (b) electroburst equipment usable for obtaining sputtered or spherical metallic powders.

41Nanopowder synthesis equipment and specially designed components for itEquipment capable of synthesizing ceramics and metallic powders to produce nanoparticles from 20 nm to 100 nm.
42Nickel and nickel alloys: chemical process equipment, specially designed parts for that equipment, forging, casting and other unfinished products in any form, and waste or scrap made from nickel and nickel alloysIncludes but is not limited to reaction vessels, reactors, agitators, storage tanks, containers or receivers, heat exchangers or condensers, distillation or absorption columns, valves, pumps, piping, tubing, fittings, flanges, blocks, plates and coils that are made or lined with nickel or nickel alloys with more than 30% by weight of nickel and not specified in the Export Control List.
43Nucleic acid synthesisersAny device designed to produce oligonucleotides from nucleic acids or derivatives.
44Orbital or reciprocal shakersOrbital or reciprocal shakers with a total flask capacity greater than 250 L, usable for use with biological materials.
45Oxidation furnacesFurnaces capable of operation at temperatures over 400°C.
46Perfluourinated lubricantsPerfluoroaliphatic ethers in monomeric or polymeric form.
47[Repealed, SOR/2011-268, s. 12]
48Ring magnets

Permanent magnetic materials in the shape of rings that

  • (a) have an outside diameter between 30 mm and 90 mm; and

  • (b) are made of aluminium-nickel-cobalt, ferrites, samarium-cobalt, or neodymium-iron-boron.

49Riot gearRiot helmets and associated equipment, balaclavas, flashbangs, sting-ball grenades, impact munitions, chemical munitions, clothing specifically used for physical protection in riot control situations, batons and paintball guns.
50Shaking incubatorsShaking incubators with a total flask capacity greater than 250 L, usable with biological materials.
51Sintered metal filters employing monel or other high nickel content alloys

Sintered metal filters made of

  • (a) nickel; or

  • (b) nickel alloy with a nickel content of 40% or more by weight.

52Sintering pressesSintering systems, including parts, software and technology for them, capable of generating a temperature in excess of 999°C or atmospheric pressure of less than 2 atmospheres.
53Spray drying equipmentSpray drying equipment usable with biological material capable of producing a mean particle size of 15 microns or less, and the following components: spray/atomizer units, cyclones, classifiers, and electronic control units.
54Sulphuric acid and Vanadium PentoxideChemical Abstract Service registry number 7664-93-9 and Chemical Abstract Service registry number 1314-62-1, respectively.
55Thermal spraying systems or equipment for coating substrates and specially designed software and technology
  • (1) Thermal spraying systems or equipment that

    • (a) are designed or modified to coat substrates with any of the following:

      • (i) alloys having, by weight

        • (A) more than 25% nickel, and

        • (B) more than 20% chromium,

      • (ii) fluoropolymers,

      • (iii) glass (including vitrified or enamelled coatings or glass lining),

      • (iv) graphite or carbon graphite,

      • (v) nickel or alloys with more than 40% nickel by weight,

      • (vi) tantalum or tantalum alloys,

      • (vii) titanium or titanium alloys,

      • (viii) zirconium or zirconium alloys,

      • (ix) silicon carbide,

      • (x) titanium carbide,

      • (xi) stainless steel,

      • (xii) ceramics, and

      • (xiii) a combination of the materials specified in paragraphs (a) to (k); and

    • (b) use any of the following techniques:

      • (i) wire arc spray,

      • (ii) flame spray (wire or powder),

      • (iii) atmospheric and vacuum plasma spray,

      • (iv) high velocity oxy fuel,

      • (v) cold spray,

      • (vi) warm spray, and

      • (vii) detonation.

  • (2) Specially designed software and technology for that thermal spraying systems or equipment.

56Tissue culture vesselTissue culture cultivation vessels in which each vessel has an effect growth surface area of 450 cm^2 or greater.
57Titanium, titanium alloys and their productsTitanium alloy and its products: piping, tubing, fittings, flanges, forging, castings and other unfinished products in any form, and waste or scrap.
58Tributyl phosphate (TBP)Chemical Abstract Service registry number 126-73-8.
59Tunnel boring equipment and specially designed componentsIncludes tunnel-boring, tunnel-excavating machines, earth pressure balance machines, slurry shield machines, drill faces and roadheader tunnel excavating machines.
60Vibration monitoring and analysis equipment, including accelerometers, signal conditioning amplifiers and vibration analysis software

The following vibration test systems and equipment that are not specified in the Export Control List:

  • (a) vibration test systems employing feedback or closed loop techniques and incorporating a digital controller, capable of vibrating a system at an acceleration equal to or greater than 10 g rms between 20 Hz and 2 kHz and imparting forces equal to or greater than 50 kN, measured bare table;

  • (b) digital controllers, combined with vibration test software, with a real-time bandwidth greater than 5 kHz usable with vibration test systems specified in paragraph (a);

  • (c) vibration thrusters (shaker units), with or without associated amplifiers, capable of imparting a force equal to or greater than 50 kN, measured bare table, and usable in vibration test systems specified in paragraph (a);

  • (d) test piece support structures and electronic units usable with multiple shaker units in a system capable of providing an effective combined force of 50 kN or greater, measured bare table, and usable in vibration systems specified in paragraph (a); and

  • (e) components for those vibration test systems and equipment.

61Absolute pressure transducersAbsolute pressure transducers capable of measuring absolute pressures below 100 kPa, and specially designed parts and software for them.
62Diamond core drilling toolsDiamond core drilling tools of all specifications.
63Electrical resistivity tomography equipmentSpecially designed equipment for electrical resistivity tomography, capable of mineral surveying.
64Gamma-ray spectrometersGamma-ray spectrometers of all types and specifications, and specially designed parts and software for them.
65Gravimeters and gravity gradiometersGravimeters and gravity gradiometers of all specifications, and specially designed parts for them.
66LIDAR systemsLight detection and ranging (LIDAR) systems, equipment and components, designed for geophysical surveying.
67GPR systemsGround penetrating radar (GPR) systems, equipment and components, designed for geophysical surveying.
68Magnetometers and magnetic gradiometersMagnetometers, magnetic gradiometers, and their compensation systems, of all specifications, and specially designed parts for them.
69Mass spectrometersMass spectrometers of all types and specifications and specially designed parts and software for them.
70Numerically controlled machine toolsNumerically controlled machine tools of all types, and specially designed parts and software for them.
71Reflection seismological equipmentReflection seismological equipment of all specifications and specially designed parts for it.
72Aluminum, steel, iron, copper, zinc and manganeseIn addition to specific items made of those metals referred to in these Regulations, all raw or semi-finished forms of those metals or their alloys.
73Electroslag remeltersElectroslag remelters of all types and specifications, and specially designed parts for them.
74GraphiteChemical Abstracts Service registry number 7782-42-5.
75Gold, silver, platinum, palladium, ruthenium, rhodium, osmium and iridiumIn addition to specific items made of those metals referred to in these Regulations, all raw, semi-finished or finished forms of those metals or their alloys.
76Helium or hydrogen leak detectorsHelium or hydrogen leak detectors capable of detecting leak rates of less than 1 x 10-5 standard cubic centimetres of air per second (atm cc/s for air).
77Smelting machinery and productsAny smelting machines and specially designed parts for them, as well as any reducing agents or fluxes used in the smelting process.
78Software for integrating industrial processesAny software used to control or integrate industrial systems, such as SCADA.
79Stainless steel valves, piping, tubing and fittingsAny valves, piping, tubing and fittings that are made of stainless steel type 304, 316 or 317 and that are not specified in the Export Control List.
80Vacuum arc remeltersVacuum arc remelters of all types and specifications, and specially designed parts for them.
81Vacuum induction melting furnacesVacuum induction melting furnaces of all types and specifications, and specially designed parts for them.
  • SOR/2011-268, ss. 12, 13;
  • SOR/2012-283, s. 10.
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