Delivery of Dangerous Goods/Hazardous Products

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Legal text for SACC item

  1. The Contractor must mark dangerous goods/hazardous products which are classed as dangerous/hazardous as follows:
    1. shipping container - in accordance with the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act, 1992, c. 34; and
    2. immediate product container - in accordance with the Hazardous Products Act, R.S., 1985, c. H-3.
  2. The Contractor must provide bilingual Safety Data Sheets, indicating the NATO Stock Number as follows:
    1. two hard copies:
      1. one copy to be enclosed with the shipment, and
      2. one copy to be mailed to:
        National Defence Headquarters
        MGen George R. Pearkes Building
        101 Colonel By Drive
        Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0K2
        Attention: DSCO 5-4-2
    2. one copy sent in any electronic format to the following address: MSDS-FS@FORCES.GC.CA.
  3. The Contractor will be responsible for any damages caused by improper packaging, labelling or carriage of dangerous goods/hazardous products.
  4. The Contractor must ensure they adhere to all levels of regulations regarding dangerous goods/hazardous products as set forth by federal, provincial and municipal laws and by-laws.
  5. The Contractor must contact the consignee (i.e. Supply Depot Traffic Section) at least 48 hours before shipping dangerous goods/hazardous products in order to schedule a receiving time.