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BUILDING CODE ACT, 1992
 

RULING OF THE MINISTER OF HOUSING

RULING: 95-03-022-(12416-R)


Pursuant to Section 29(1)(a) of the Building Code Act, 1992, the Director of the Housing Development and Buildings Branch as delegate of the Minister of Housing hereby approves the use of STO Exterior Insulation and Finish System , subjet to the following terms and conditions:

MANUFACTURER/AGENT

STO Finishing Systems Canada
6-2400 Dundas Street West
#223
Mississauga, Ontario
L5K 2R8

MANUFACTURING FACILITIES

STO Industries Canada
Box 219, Quality Lane
Rutland, Vermont
U.S.A. 05701

6504 West Northern Avenue
Glendale, Arizona
U.S.A. 85301

6175 Riverside Drive S.W.
Atlanta, Georgia
U.S.A. 30336

  1. SPECIFIC CONDITIONS

    1. The use of STO Exterior Insulation and Finish System is approved in respect of the combustible cladding requirements contained in Section 9.27 and Article 9.10.6.1; Sentence 3.1.5.5.(1) when using "STO System I" and "Sto System II"; Clause 3.2.3.7(7)(b) when using "STO System II-NC"; and Sentence 3.1.5.1.(1) when using "Sto System III" and "STO System Plus 1-RS" of the Revised Regulations of Ontario 1997, Regulation 403/97 as amended or remade from time to time (the "Ontario Building Code").
    2. The use of STO Exterior Insulation and Finish System must comply with the Building Code Act, 1992, and except as specifically provided otherwise in this Ruling, with the Ontario Building Code.
    3. The use of STO Exterior Insulation and Finish System must be in accordance with Canadian Construction Materials Centre ("CCMC") Evaluation Report No. CCMC 12416-R, revised issue date November 28, 1996.
    4. A copy of this Ruling shall be attached to the application for a building permit, and
    5. This Ruling is valid only for STO Exterior Insulation and Finish System manufactured at the facilities outlined in Section 2 ("Manufacturing Facilities") of this Ruling.

  2. GENERAL CONDITIONS

    The Minister or his/her delegate may amend or revoke this Ruling if:

    1. the Evaluation Report is amended by the CCMC;
    2. the Evaluation Report expires in accordance with the CCMC's General Conditions for Evaluation Reports;
    3. the Evaluation Report is rendered void in accordance with the CCMC's General Conditions for Evaluation Reports by reason of alterations to products or relocation of manufacturing facilities described in the Evaluation Report without prior agreement by the CCMC;
    4. the Evaluation Report is withdrawn by the CCMC in accordance with the CCMC's General Conditions for Evaluation Reports where, in the opinion of the CCMC:

      1. the level of performance, in-situ, of the product described in the Evaluation Report is unsatisfactory;
      2. the proponent of such product fails to fulfil its obligations as set out in the CCMC's General Conditions for Evaluation Reports; or
      3. such product may pose any danger to the health or safety of the user of such product;

    5. the Minister or his/her delegate determines that the use of the material, system or building design authorised by this Ruling:

      1. will not comply with the Building Code Act, 1992 or any relevant law as they may be amended or reenacted from time to time; or
      2. provides an unsatisfactory level of performance, in situ; or

    6. any Ontario Building Code provision relevant to this Ruling is amended or remade.

Dated at Toronto this 15th day in the month of May in the year 1998 on the behalf of:

DIRECTOR, HOUSING DEVELOPMENT AND BUILDINGS BRANCH