Current Regulations

Chlor-Alkali Mercury Release Regulations (SOR/90-130)

The Regulations limit the release of mercury into ambient air from mercury cell chlor-alkali plants. The Regulations also include provisions with respect to reporting releases, malfunctions and breakdowns.

Contact Information:

Chemicals Production
Chemical Sectors, Environmental Stewardship Branch
Environment and Climate Change Canada
351 St. Joseph Blvd, 19th Floor
Gatineau, QC  K1A 0H3
Phone number: 819-420-8004
Fax number: 819-938-4218
Email address:

Publication Information:

Canada Gazette Date published Volume and number
Part 1: 1989-04-29 Vol. 123, No. 17
Part 2: 1990-02-28 Vol. 124, No. 05

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