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Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations

Version of section 1.39 from 2020-02-19 to 2023-10-24:

 Part 3 (Documentation) and Part 4 (Dangerous Goods Safety Marks), except section 4.22.1, do not apply to the handling, offering for transport or transporting of infectious substances that are included in Category B if

  • (a) one external surface of the means of containment for the substances measures at least 100 mm × 100 mm;

  • (b) the means of containment is in compliance with Part 5 (Means of Containment) and has displayed on the external surface

    • (i) the mark illustrated in Part 4 (Dangerous Goods Safety Marks) for infectious substances included in Category B, and

    • (ii) the shipping name, on a contrasting background, next to the mark in letters at least 6 mm high; and

  • (c) the 24-hour telephone number required under paragraph 3.5(1)(f) is displayed next to the shipping name on the means of containment.

  • SOR/2002-306, s. 10
  • SOR/2008-34, s. 21
  • SOR/2014-159, s. 8

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