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Explosives Regulations, 2013

Version of section 141 from 2014-02-01 to 2023-06-02:

Marginal note:Industrial explosives

  •  (1) A person who complies with subsection (2) may destroy deteriorated, expired or misfired Footnote *industrial explosives by placing them in a borehole with other Footnote *explosives and igniting the other explosives.

  • Marginal note:Requirements

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

    • (a) the explosives to be destroyed and the other explosives must have similar properties (for example, similar density and propensity to detonate); and

    • (b) the presence of the other explosives at the time of the ignition must not increase the likelihood of harm to people or property.

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