Rescinded by
G.O. 746
The Board of Transport
Commissioners for Canada
Commission des Transports
du Canada

Order no. G.O. 742

Friday, the 3rd of
March, A.D. 1950

In the matter of the Regulations for the Transportation of Explosives and Other Dangerous Articles by Freight, and Specifications for Shipping Containers, approved by General Order No. 722, dated January 21, 1949:

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Armand Sylvestre
Deputy Chief Commissioner

F. M. MacPherson
Commissioner

H. B. Chase
Commissioner

W. J. Patterson
Commissioner

Upon reading the submissions filed—

It is ordered that the Regulations for the Transportation of Explosives and Other Dangerous Articles by Freight, and Specifications for Shipping Containers, approved by General Order No. 722, dated January 21, 1949, be, and they are hereby, amended by adding the following paragraph immediately following paragraph (g) of Section 302 of the said Regulations:

(h) Foodstuffs in metal cans charged with soluble non-liquefied compressed gas, provided the pressure in the container does not exceed 105 pounds per square inch absolute at 70°F. or 140 pounds per square inch absolute at 130°F. The metal container must be capable of withstanding without bursting a pressure of two times the pressure of contents at 70°F. or 1 1/2 times the pressure of the contents at 130°F., whichever is greater.

Armand Sylvestre
Deputy Chief Commissioner,
The Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada.