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Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Applications for Exemptions

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Research and Special Programs Administration, DOT.


List of applicants for exemptions.


In accordance with the procedures governing the application for, and the processing of, exemptions from the Department of Transportation's Hazardous Materials Regulations (49 CFR part 107, subpart B), notice is hereby given that the Office of Hazardous Materials Safety has received the applications described herein. Each mode of transportation for which a particular exemption is requested is indicated by a number in the “Nature of Application” portion of the table below as follows: 1—Motor Vehicle, 2—Rail freight, 3—Cargo vessel, 4—Cargo aircraft only, 5—Passenger-carrying aircraft.


Comments must be received on or before July 25, 2002.


Records Center, Research, and Special Programs, Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 20590.

Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in triplicate. If confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include a self-addressed stamped postcard showing the exemption application number.

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Copies of the applications (See Docket Number) are available for inspection at the New Docket Management Facility, PL-401, at Start Printed Page 42847the U.S. Department of Transportation, Nassif Building, 400 7th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20590 or at

This notice of receipt of applications for new exemptions is published in accordance with Part 107 of the Federal hazardous materials transportation law (49 U.S.C. 5117(b); 49 CFR 1.53(b)).

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Dated: Issued in Washington, DC, on June 18, 2002.

R. Ryan Posten,

Exemptions Program Officer, Office of Hazardous Materials, Exemptions and Approvals.

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New Exemptions

Application No.Docket No.ApplicantRegulation(s) affectedNature of exemption thereof
13021-NRSPA-02-12446Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, NY49 CFR 171.11, 171.12, Part 172, Part 173 subpart B&ETo authorize the transportation in commerce of machinery containing small quantities of Class 3 hazardous materials without hazard communication or required packaging. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4)
13023-NRSPA-02-12448Energy Conversion Devices, Inc., Troy, MI49 CFR 173.187To authorize the one-time transportation in commerce of one overpack containing a specially designed device containing a Division 4.2 material that exceeds the maximum quantity limitations. (mode 1)
13024-NRSPA-02-12449Sybron Dental Specialties Inc., Orange, CA49 CFR 171.8, 172.101—App. ATo authorize the transportation in commerce of specially designed packagings containing metallic mercury, Class 8 in package quantities exceeding one pound with the prescribed marking and labelling. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4)
13026-NRSPA-02-12444Sun Nuclear Corp, Melbourne, FL49 CFR 173.302 (a)(1), 173.34(d)To authorize the transportation in commerce of Division 2.2 material in a non-DOT specification container. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4)
13027-NRSPA-02-12451Hernco Fabrication & Services, Midland, TX49 CFR 173.241, 173.242To authorize the manufacture, mark, sale and use of a packaging consisting of manifolded non-DOT specification tanks for use in transporting certain Class 3 and Class 8 hazardous materials. (mode 1)
13028-NRSPA-02-12452Matheson Tri-Gas, East Rutherford, NJ49 CFR 173.301(j), 173.34(d)To authorize the transportation in commerce of non-DOT specification cylinders for export containing various compressed gases without pressure relief devices. (modes 1, 3)
13029-NRSPA-02-12445Chromatography Research Supplies, Inc., Louisville, KY49 CFR 173.4To authorize the transportation of a non-DOT specification inner receptable containing up to 2000 grams of a Division 2.2 material as a small quantity under Section 173.4. (modes 1, 4, 5)
13034-NATK-Ammunition Accessories, Inc., Lewiston, ID49 CFR 173.24(c), 173.54(a), 173.62To authorize the transportation in commerce of explosive components, Division 1.4S in specially designed packaging. (mode 1)
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[FR Doc. 02-15908 Filed 6-24-02; 8:45 am]