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ARCHIVED - CEPA Annual Report for Period April 2000 to March 2001

Acronyms

ARET
Accelerated Reduction/Elimination of Toxics

CCME
Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment

CEPA 1999
Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

CEPA 1988
Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1988 (repealed)

DSL
Domestic Substances List

GLP
Good Laboratory Practice

LOQ
Level of quantification

MTBE
Methyl tertiary-butyl ether

NAC
National Advisory Committee

NPRI
National Pollutant Release Inventory

OECD
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

PAHs
Polycylic aromatic hydrocarbons

PCBs
Polychlorinated biphenyls

PM10
Particulate matter with aerodynamic diameter less than 10 µm

POPs
Persistent organic pollutants

PSL
Priority Substances List

PSL1
First Priority Substances List

PSL2
Second Priority Substances List
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