Solvent Degreasing Regulations (SOR/2003-283)

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These regulations apply to the use and sale of trichloroethylene (TCE) or tetrachloroethylene (PERC) for solvent degreasing.  They include a provision for market intervention which incorporates tradable allowances for the use of TCE and PERC in solvent degreasing operations.

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These regulations apply to the use and sale of trichloroethylene (TCE) or tetrachloroethylene (PERC) for solvent degreasing.  They include a provision for market intervention which incorporates tradable allowances for the use of TCE and PERC in solvent degreasing operations.

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Regulations are current to 2017-11-06 and last amended on 2011-12-08. Previous Versions

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These regulations apply to the use and sale of trichloroethylene (TCE) or tetrachloroethylene (PERC) for solvent degreasing.  They include a provision for market intervention which incorporates tradable allowances for the use of TCE and PERC in solvent degreasing operations.

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Canada Gazette Part II

  • : Vol.137,No.17, PDF (2.20 MB, go to page 149)

Canada Gazette Part I

  • : Vol.136,No.49, PDF (1.50 MB, go to page 75)

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