New Substances Notification Regulations (Chemicals and Polymers) (SOR/2005-247)

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These regulations apply to the manufacture or import of new substances and require that they are assessed for potential risk to the environment or human health.

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These regulations apply to the manufacture or import of new substances and require that they are assessed for potential risk to the environment or human health.

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Regulations are current to 2017-11-06 and last amended on 2015-02-11. Previous Versions

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These regulations apply to the manufacture or import of new substances and require that they are assessed for potential risk to the environment or human health.

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Canada Gazette Part II

  • : Vol.139,No.19, PDF (4.28 MB, go to page 16)

Canada Gazette Part I

  • : Vol.138,No.44, PDF (1.46 MB, go to page 34)

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