Current Regulation

Regulations Amending the Prohibition of Certain Toxic Substances Regulations, 2005 (2-Methoxyethanol, Pentachlorobenzene and Tetrachlorobenzenes) (SOR/2006-279)

The purpose of the Regulations Amending the Prohibition of Certain Toxic Substances Regulations, 2005 (2-Methoxyethanol, Pentachlorobenzene and Tetrachlorobenzenes) (hereinafter referred to as the Regulations) is to add pentachlorobenzene (QCB) and tetrachlorobenzenes (TeCBs) to the Prohibited Toxic Substances List in Schedule 2, Part 2 of the Prohibition of Certain Toxic Substances Regulations, 2005 (hereinafter referred to as the Prohibition Regulations), and to add 2-methoxyethanol (2-ME) to the Prohibited Toxic Substances List in Schedule 2, Parts 1 and 2, of the Prohibition Regulations.

Contact Information:

Chemicals Management Division
Environmental Stewardship Branch
Environment Canada, 351 Saint-Joseph Boulevard, 17th Floor,
Gatineau, QC  K1A 0H3
Phone number: 819-997-1640
Fax number: 819-997-7121
Email address: RiskManagementPrograms@ec.gc.ca

Publication Information:

Canada Gazette Date published Volume and number
Part 1: 2005-07-09 Vol. 129, No. 28
Part 2: 2006-11-29 Vol. 140, No. 24

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