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Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations

Version of section 3.4 from 2020-02-19 to 2023-07-04:

  •  (1) The information required on a shipping document and on a consist must be easy to identify, legible, in indelible print and in English or French.

  • (2) When the information related to dangerous goods is on the same shipping document with information related to non-dangerous goods, the dangerous goods information must be shown

    • (a) before the information related to the non-dangerous goods and under the heading “Dangerous Goods” or “Marchandises dangereuses”;

    • (b) printed or highlighted in a colour that contrasts with the print or highlight used for the information related to the non-dangerous goods; or

    • (c) following the letter “X” opposite the shipping name in a column under the heading “DG” or “MD”.

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