Proposed Regulations

Prohibition of Asbestos and Asbestos Products Regulations

The proposed Prohibition of Asbestos and Asbestos Products Regulations would prohibit the import, sale and use of asbestos and the manufacture, import, sale and use of products containing asbestos, with a limited number of exclusions. In addition, related amendments to the Export of Substances on the Export Control List Regulations are proposed to restrict the export of all forms of asbestos.

Contact Information:

Executive Director, Chemicals Management Division
Environment and Climate Change Canada
351 Saint-Joseph Boulevard 10th floor
Gatineau, QC  K1A 0H3
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Email address: ec.amiante-asbestos.ec@canada.ca

Publication Information:

Canada Gazette Date published Volume and number
Part 1: 2018-01-06 Vol. 152, No. 1

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