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Reply to Comments Received in Submissions on the Proposed Export and Import of Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Recyclable Material Regulations

Comments and Reply

This section provides a summary of comments received grouped by themes and Environment Canada's response.

The following is a list of references and their acronyms used in this document.

Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal, 1989
Basel Convention

Decision of Council Concerning the Control of Transboundary Movements of Wastes Destined for Recovery Operations, C(92)39/Final, 1992, as amended and replaced by C(2001)/107/Final
OECD Decision

Canada-United States Agreement Concerning the Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes, 1986
Canada / U.S.A. Agreement

Export and Import of Hazardous Wastes Regulations
EIHWR

Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations
TDGR

Canada Gazette, Part I
CGI

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999
CEPA 1999

United States Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. EPA