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Document ID (ISN)65920
CIS number 96-278
ISBN(s) 0-662-23524-X; 0-662-23525-8; 0-662-61860-2
Year 1995
Convention or series no.
Title Toxic substances management policy
Bibliographic information Enquiry Centre, Environment Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H3, Canada, June 1995. 3 vols. 56p. 19 ref.
Abstract These three documents describe the Canadian federal policy for the management of toxic substances in the environment. The key objectives of the policy are described and methods of implementation and accountability are outlined. Persistence and bioaccumulation criteria for the identification of substances targeted for virtual elimination from the environment are presented along with a report on public consultations concerning the policy.
Descriptors (primary) Canada; pollution control; toxic substances
Descriptors (secondary) hazard criteria; ecotoxicology; list of chemical substances
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceCanada
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Pollution control