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Explosives Regulations, 2013

Version of section 137 from 2014-02-01 to 2023-06-02:

Marginal note:Pneumatic transfer of explosives

  •  (1) A person who complies with subsection (2) may pneumatically transfer Footnote *explosives at a surface mine or a quarry.

  • Marginal note:Requirements

    (2) The person who carries out the activity must ensure that the following requirements are met:

    • (a) the explosives must be on the list of authorized explosives referred to in subsection 41(1);

    • (b) the device used for pneumatic charging must have a maximum capacity of 100 kg and the explosives used in the pneumatic charging must be in bags, each with a maximum capacity of 30 kg; and

    • (c) precautions that minimize the likelihood of an ignition must be taken.

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