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Public notice – Update of the Safety Standard CGSB-43.126

Introduction

CGSB-43.126 – Reconditioning, remanufacturing and repair of drums for the transportation of dangerous goods, will be undergoing an update by the Canadian General Standards Board (CGSB). The standard specifies the requirements for the remanufacturing, reconditioning and repair of steel and plastic drums for the transportation of dangerous goods.

Current standard

A free copy of the current edition of the standard may be obtained from CGSB using the following link:
http://www.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ongc-cgsb/publications/catalogue/index-eng.html

Comments

Comments for improvement to the standard may be sent to CGSB using the following instructions. All comments must include the following information:

  1. CGSB Reference Number / Title of the Standard (e.g. CGSB-43.126 – Reconditioning, remanufacturing and repair of drums for the transportation of dangerous goods)
  2. Affected Clause No. / Subclause No. / Annex (e.g. 3.1)
  3. Affected Paragraph / Figure / Table / Note (e.g. Table 1)
  4. Comment (justification for change) and
  5. Proposed change

Comments may be emailed to CGSB at the following address by November 15, 2017:
ncr.cgsb-ongc@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca

Next public consultation period

Once the committee has developed a final draft of the standard, there will be a 60-day public consultation period prior to publication. This consultation period is expected to take place in fall 2018.

Thank you,

France Bernier
Engineering Services / Transportation of Dangerous Goods Directorate
Transport Canada / Government of Canada
MOCRegister-RegistreContenant@tc.gc.ca /
Tel: 1-855-298-1520 / TTY: 1-888-675-6863

Public notice - Update of the Safety Standard CGSB-43.151

Introduction

CGSB-43.151 – Packaging, handling, offering for transport and transport of Explosives (Class 1), will be undergoing an update by the Canadian General Standards Board (CGSB). The standard prescribes containers for the handling, offering for transport and transport of Explosives, Class 1.

Current standard

A free copy of the current edition of the standard may be obtained from the Canadian General Standards Board (CGSB) using the following link:
http://www.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/ongc-cgsb/publications/catalogue/index-eng.html

Comments

Comments for improvement to the standard may be sent to the Canadian General Standards Board (CGSB) using the following instructions.

All comments must include the following information:

  1. CGSB Reference Number / Title of the Standard (e.g. CGSB-43.151-2012 Packaging, handling, offering for transport and transport of Explosives (Class 1)
  2. Affected Clause No. / Subclause No. / Annex (e.g. 3.1)
  3. Affected Paragraph / Figure / Table / Note (e.g. Table 1)
  4. Comment (justification for change) and
  5. Proposed change

Comments may be emailed to the Canadian General Standards Board (CGSB) at the following address by October 31, 2017:
ncr.cgsb-ongc@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca

Next public consultation period

Once the committee has developed a final draft of the standard, there will be a 60-day public consultation period prior to publication.  This consultation period is expected to take place in summer 2018.

Thank you,

Wali Sagaf, P.Eng.

Engineering Services / Transportation of Dangerous Goods Directorate
Transport Canada / Government of Canada
MOCRegister-RegistreContenant@tc.gc.ca /
Tel: 1-855-298-1520 / TTY: 1-888-675-6863

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