Aliphatic Diesters Group

The Final Screening Assessment for the Aliphatic Diesters Group was published. A notice of intent to apply the Significant New Activity (SNAc) provisions of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 to hexanedioic acid, diisodecyl ester was also published for a 60-day public comment period ending on April 10, 2019. https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/chemical-substances/chemicals-management-plan-3-substances/aliphatic-diesters-group.html

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Prohibition of Certain Toxic Substances

A Consultation Document on Proposed Amendments to the Prohibition of Certain Toxic Substances Regulations, 2012 for PFOS, PFOA, LC-PFCAs, HBCD, PBDEs, DP and DBDPE was published for a consultation period ending on February 18, 2019. https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/canadian-environmental-protection-act-registry/proposed-amendments-certain-toxic-substances-2018-consultation.html

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Healthy Home

The Healthy Home social marketing campaign, a key CMP public outreach initiative led by Health Canada, has been launched! The objective of Healthy Home is to raise awareness among Canadians about the health risks from chemicals and pollutants that might be in and around their home and to encourage them to take measures to make…

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