Current Regulations

Regulations Amending the Ozone-depleting Substances and Halocarbon Alternatives Regulations (SOR/2017-216)

The Regulations Amending the Ozone-depleting Substances and Halocarbon Alternatives Regulations (the Amendments) will control HFCs through the phase-down of consumption of bulk HFCs complemented by controls on specific products containing or designed to contain HFCs, including refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment, foams and aerosols.

Contact Information:

Nathalie Morin - Director, Chemical Production Division
Department of the Environment
351 Saint-Joseph Boulevard, 11th Floor
Gatineau, QC  K1A 0H3
Phone number:
Fax number: 819-938-4218
Email address: ec.gestionhalocarbures-halocarbonsmanagement.ec@canada.ca

Information to Help in Complying with the Regulations:

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Publication Information:

Canada Gazette Date published Volume and number
Part 1: 2016-11-26 Vol. 150, No. 48
Part 2: 2017-10-18 Vol. 151, No. 21

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