United States Federal Environmental Updates

United Arab Emirates Rss
The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has issued two new decrees concerning occupational health and safety, which will be enforced this year. The Ministry will begin monitoring compliance with the dec...
Austria Rss
On February 27, 2017, the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management for Austria opened a consultation period for a draft regulation amending four implementation ordinances implementing the Fluorinated Greenhouse Gas Act 2...
The Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management of Austria has opened an assessment period for an amendment of The Measurement Concept and Reporting on the Ozone Law. The assessment period opened on March 14, 2017 a...
The Federal Government of Austria has opened a consultation period on a Regulation on Personal Protective Equipment to protect workers on construction sites and in other dangerous work environments. The comment deadline was April 14, 2017. The Gov...
The Federal Minister of Social Affairs of Austria has published supporting documents regarding the Regulation on Security and Health Protection. This document provides guidance on what the legal requirements of the Regulation demand. Specifically,...
Australia Rss
On February 22, 2017, the Australian Parliament approved and enacted the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Petroleum Pools and Other Measures) Act 2017. This legislation amends the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Stora...
The Australian Government has issued Compilation No. 39 of the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006. This legislation shows the test of the law as amended and in force on February 23, 2017. The Act regulates petroleum exploration...
The Australian Government has issued Compilation No. 18 of the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act 2007. This legislation shows the text of the law as amended and in force on March 1, 2017. The purpose of the Act is to provide for the rep...
The Department of the Environment and Energy for Australia has amended the Water Regulations 2008. The changes were registered on April 3, 2017. These amendments update definitions, reference documents, reporting requirements, and schedules for re...
The House of Representatives of the Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia has enacted the Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management (OPSSGM) Legislation Amendment Bill 2017. The OPSSGM Act implements Australia’s international ...
Brazil Rss
A bill has been proposed to Amend the National Solid Waste Policy regarding hazardous waste disposal. The proposed bill concerns the submission of medicines to the reverse logistics system provided in the National Solid Waste Policy. The purpose o...
A bill has been proposed to the Senate of Brazil to prohibit the extraction, industrialization, import, transport, and storage of asbestos, minerals, and rocks containing hydrated silicates in the country. The bill also proposes a ban on the impor...
On December 7, 2016, Resolution 181 approved the Priorities, Actions and Goals of the National Water Resources Plan for 2016-2020. As a result, on January 23, 2017, the National Council of Water Resources published its updated Water Resources Plan...
Chile Rss
On February 3, 2017, the Ministry of Energy of Chile issued a resolution to set minimum energy efficiency standards for phase three induction electrical engines. On February 11, 2017, these standards were published in the Official Gazette and on t...
China Rss
China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology is seeking consultations for the General Evaluation Rules for Green Factories (20160854-T-469).  The Rules are drafted by both the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and the Chin...
In order to improve the quality of urban atmosphere, the Ministry of Environmental Protection released the High Pollution Fuel Catalog in line with Article 38 of the PRC Atmospheric Pollution Prevention Regulations amended in 2015. With the releas...
The State Administration of Work Safety released two sets of provisions in late March 2017. The first is in regards to hazardous chemicals production, and the second provides requirements for oil and gas fire tank protection. The Ten Provisions...
Colombia Rss
The Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development (MADS) for Colombia presented a draft standard that recognizes the environmental role of indigenous peoples in the country. The purpose of this draft is to consider and recognize the importan...
The Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development (MADS) and the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism (MINCIT) of Colombia have partnered together to draft the decree modifying the Single Regulation of the Environment and Sustainable D...
Germany Rss
The Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Construction and Reactor Safety of Germany has issued amendments to the Regulation Implementing Directive 2012/18/EU of the European Parliament and Council of July 4, 2012. The Directive deals...
The Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure; the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Construction and Reactor Safety; and the Federal Ministry of the Interior of Germany are tasked with implementing certain ...
The German Government has issued the Ninth Ordinance on the Amendment of Dangerous Goods Regulations. This Ordinance instructs the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure of Germany to implement Commission Directive 2016/2309/EU, ...
The Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Construction and Reactor Safety of Germany has published the new version of the Ordinance on Hazardous Substances. This version is the Twelfth Ordinance of the Implementation of the Federal Em...
Ecuador Rss
The Ministry of Environment of Ecuador (MAE), with support from the Global Environment Facility (GEF), through the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), has launched the National Program for the Proper Management of Chemicals During the Life ...
Spain Rss
On February 2, 2017, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Spain issued amendments to Annexes A and C of the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants, adopted in Geneva on May 15, 2015. The amendments include new hazardou...
On February 16, 2017, the Ministry of the Presidency and for the Territorial Administrations published a correction of errors of Royal Decree 39/2017 from January 27, 2017. The Royal Decree was on the improvement of air quality in Spain. The error...
The Ministry of the Presidency and for the Territorial Administrations for Spain has issued Royal Decree 115/2017, Regulating the Marketing and Handling of Fluorinated Gases and Equipment Based on Them, as well as the Certification of the Professi...
European Union Rss
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has opened a consultation period on eight substances for harmonized classification and labeling (CLH). Interested individuals should submit comments by April 28, 2017, at 23:59 Helsinki time (EET). ECHA is sear...
The European Parliament adopted new rules on mineral imports from conflict zones. These rules follow nearly two and a half years of debate and negotiation. They will enter into force on January 1, 2021 and will apply across all European Union (EU)...
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has issued a last call for manufacturers and importers to pre-register their substances with ECHA to be able to extend the deadline for registering existing, low volume chemicals by the last Registration, Evalu...
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has adopted the updated Community Rolling Action Plan, which will trigger the evaluation of 22 substances listed for 2017. This follows a plan that will require 22 Member States, over the next 3 years, to evalu...
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has opened a public comment period on seven substances that are proposed for authorization under the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) Regulation. ECHA hopes to receiv...
Finland Rss
On February 10, 2017, a new regulation on air quality entered into force in Finland. The new regulation was created in accordance with the Environmental Protection Act (527/2014) and repeals the Government Decree on air quality (38/2011). The purp...
On March 1, 2017, a new regulation of arsenic, cadmium, mercury, nickel and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons entered into force in Finland. This act was adopted pursuant to the Environmental Protection Act. The purpose of the regulation is to limi...
France Rss
A French law requiring companies to show a duty of care for human and environmental rights, Law No. 2017-399 on the Duty of Care of Parent Companies and Ordering Companies, became effective March 27, 2017. The law requires all companies headquarte...
United Kingdom Rss
The Government of the United Kingdom has adopted the Water Environment (Water Framework Directive) (England and Wales) Regulation 2017. These regulations revoke and replace the 2003 regulations of the same name. No impact assessment was prepared f...
The Secretary of State for the United Kingdom, in consultation with the Commission for Equality and Human Rights and the Welsh Ministers, has issued the Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties and Public Authorities) Regulations 2017. These Regulations...
The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs of the United Kingdom (UK) has opened a consultation period on the 2017 updated draft UK implementation plan for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs). The Departmen...
Greece Rss
The Greek Government has amended a directive regarding the maximum permitted pressure of aerosol dispensers and the adaptation of labeling provisions for packaging of substances and mixtures. The Joint Ministerial Decision is an adaptation of Gree...
Ireland Rss
The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport of Ireland has promulgated new road traffic regulations. On December 23, 2016, the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross, issued a notice of the amendments to the Road Traffic Act 2006...
The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport of Ireland has promulgated new regulations on the licensing of drivers. On December 23, 2016, the Minister of Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross, issued notice of these new regulations, which ar...
The Department for Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government for Ireland has issued new building regulations. On January 16, 2017, the Minister for Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government, Simon Coveney, issued notice of the amen...
The Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment of Ireland published Statutory Instrument No. 44/2017 – European Union (Restriction of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment) (Amendment) Regulations 20...
The Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment of Ireland has announced a public consultation on Ireland’s first National Clean Air Strategy, entitled “Cleaning our Air.” The consultation opened on March 1, 2017 and will close Ap...
India Rss
India’s Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017 (Amendment Act) came into force on April 1, 2017, (with the exception of sub-section (5) of section 3, which is meant to take effect from July 1, 2017). The Maternity Benefit Amendment Act regulates ...
Italy Rss
The Ministry of Environment, Land and Sea for Italy has implemented directives of the European Commission 2016/585/EU of February 12, 2016 and 2016/1028/EU and 2016/1029/EU of April 19, 2016, which amend the Decree of March 4, 2014, n.27, on the r...
Japan Rss
On February 21, 2017, the Cabinet of Japan approved the Cabinet Order for the Partial Revision of the Order for Enforcement of the Act on the Rational Use of Energy. The Order of Enforcement stipulates the addition of showcases to list applicable ...
South Korea Rss
The Ministry of Environment of South Korea has published a list of Korea-Registration and Evaluation of Chemical Substances (K-REACH) lead registrants. The list includes 302 materials and chemical substances that were selected for co-registration....
Lithuania Rss
The Energy Minister of Lithuania, Sigismund Vaičiūnas approved a new regulatory act that introduces energy audits in large companies and requires the performance of maintenance procedures. The goal of the regulatory act is to encourage economic an...
The Government of Lithuania has adopted a new Code of Administrative Offences (ANC) and repealed the prior Code of Administrative Offences (CAO). The updated code identifies penalties for illegal work, violations of occupational safety and health ...
The Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Lithuania has published its most recent document on planned marine space. This latest publication describes the developed maritime part of the master plan of the territory of Lithuania. The publicatio...
The Ministry of Environment of Lithuania has issued Order No. D1-262, which establishes changes in life-cycle greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction targets, monitoring, and reporting requirements for suppliers who market fuel and energy. The Ord...
The Government of the Republic of Lithuania adopted a resolution regarding the Rules, Routine Inspection and Approval of Noise Source Managers for Non-Economic Entities. The purpose of the resolution is to regulate noise emitted by certain human a...
Latvia Rss
The Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development for Latvia and the Latvian Cabinet of Ministers has issued Amendments to the Cabinet of Ministers of 5 February 2013 Regulation No. 84, “Regulations on Individual Chemicals Restrict...
The Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development for Latvia and the Latvian Government has issued Amendments to the Cabinet Ministers of 3 November 2009 Regulation No. 1290, “Air Quality.” These Amendments update criteria laid dow...
The Latvian Parliament and the Cabinet of Ministers has amended the Water Management Law. The amendments provide minor changes to the law. The changes include adding shore reinforcement requirements for reservoirs near hydroelectric plants to prev...
Malaysia Rss
The Minister of Agriculture and Industry of Malaysia has issued the Pesticides (Amendment of First Schedule) Order 2017. This Order amends the Pesticides Act 1974 by substituting the First Schedule of the document. The new schedule updates the com...
Norway Rss
The Climate and Environment Ministry adopted an amendment to the Products Regulations on February 4, 2017. The changes were promulgated on February 8, 2017, and took effect immediately. The substance of the amendment updated Section 2-30 of the Pr...
The Climate and Environment Ministry of Norway has amended the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) Regulations. The new amendments were adopted by Environment Directorate on February 4, 2017, pursuant to th...
On February 10, 2017, Norway’s Climate and Environment Ministry and the Ministry of Justice, Labour and Social affairs has adopted and promulgated an amendment to the Regulation on Biocides. The amendments update the procedure for approval of bioc...
On February 14, 2017, the Ministry of Justice, Labour and Social Affairs of Norway promulgated a Regulation on Simple Pressure Vessels. The purpose of the regulation is to ensure that series-produced simple pressure vessels that are placed on the ...
The Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs of Norway has submitted the Law Amending the Working Environment Act. The Amendment would change the Working Act 2005 with respect to the working environment, working hours, and employment. Under the Amendm...
New Zealand Rss
WorkSafe New Zealand has opened a consultation period for a draft safe work instrument that would prescribe training requirements for asbestos removal work. This guidance document is being developed pursuant to the Asbestos Regulations that entere...
The Ministry for the Environment for New Zealand has issued Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Amendment Regulations 2017. These regulations were promulgated under the authority of section 161A(1) of the Climate Change Response Act 20...
Peru Rss
On March 10, 2017, the Ministry of Environment (MINAM) for Peru issued a public consultation for an update to the Environmental Quality Standard for Water. This consultation was issued through Ministerial Resolution No. 072-2017-MINAM and was publ...
Philippines Rss
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) of the Philippines has issued DO 173-17 Revised Guidelines in the Implementation of the Department of Labor and Employment Integrated Livelihood and Emergency Employment Programs (DILEEP). The purpose ...
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) for the Republic of the Philippines has issued Department Order No. 175-17, Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 10917 Amending the Special Program for the Employment of Students (SPE...
Russia Rss
The Russian Government has ratified the Convention on the Prevention and Control of Occupational Hazards Caused by Carcinogenic Substances and Agents (Convention No. 139). The State Duma adopted the Federal Law on January 20, 2017, and the Federat...
The Russian Government has amended the Federal Law “On Industrial Safety of Hazardous Production Facilities.” The State Duma adopted the amendment on February 8, 2017, and the Federation Council approved the law on February 15, 2017. The amendment...
Slovakia Rss
The Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic has issued a public comment period for LP/2017/180, which amends and supplements the Decree No. 271/2011, Establishing Sustainability Criteria and Targets to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions from F...
Thailand Rss
The Ministry of Transport of Thailand has adopted traffic regulations that prohibit the transportation of dangerous goods on expressways. The regulation entered into force the day after it was published in the Government Gazette. This regulation i...
The Ministry of Industry for Thailand has adopted a ministerial regulation to amend the Factory Act 1992. The amendments update requirements for factory licensing, location siting, expansion, and wastewater and pollution treatment systems, among o...
Turkey Rss
On January 14, 2017, the Energy Market Regulatory Authority of Turkey published the “Electricity Market Balancing and Reconciliation Regulation.” The promulgation of this regulation has abolished the ninth paragraph of the 30th article of the Elec...
The Turkish Constitutional Court decided that a “sub-employer’s employees cannot benefit from rights which arise from the primary employer’s collective labour agreements.” In the case at issue, the Court had to interpret the Labour Code provisions...
The Ministry of Environment and Urbanisation (MoEU) for Turkey has been working on final amendments of the KKDIK Regulation, which is similar to the European Union’s (EU) Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH)...
The Ministry of Environment and Urbanization for Turkey has updated regulatory requirements for waste management in the country. The Ministry published the Regulation Amending the Waste Management Regulation in the Official Gazette, No. 30016 on M...
Taiwan Rss
The Ministry of Labor in Taiwan, along with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration of Taiwan, released the recommended Global Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) classifications for 6000 hazardous substa...
Taiwan’s Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) announced Measures associated with incentives for emission sources meeting greenhouse gas emission efficiency standards. The greenhouse gas emission efficiency measures refer to the efforts ma...
On March 21, 2017, the Ministry of Labor repealed the General Rules for Hazardous Substances and Harmful Substances. The repeal was the result of the new GHS standard and amendments made to other laws. No substitute Rules have been enacted. Add...
Vietnam Rss
On January 6, 2017, the Vietnamese Government issued a decree to modify and supplement regulations on land use enforcement. This instrument, known as Decree 01, was proposed by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment. The Decree will reg...
On February 17, 2017, the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs issued a decision regarding the settlement of administrative procedures for occupational health and safety, technical, and eligibility certificates. This decision was made fo...
South Africa Rss
On March 10, 2017, the Department of Environmental Affairs for South Africa published a draft regulation for public comment. The draft Coastal Waters Discharge Permit Regulations was developed as part of the National Environmental Management: Inte...
On February 17, 2017, the Department of Labour for South Africa published a draft regulation for public comment. The draft includes Code of Practice for zip lines into the Driven Machinery Regulations. The Code of Practice includes requirements fo...
United States Rss
Amendments to Risk Management Program regulations have been delayed. The effective date of the revisions, which contain changes to chemical accident prevention program requirements; enhancements to emergency preparedness requirements; increased...
Recent amendments to employers' recordkeeping requirements that clarified the duty to record work-related injuries and illnesses may be repealed. At the time of publication of this alert, the bill proposing the repeal has passed the Senate but ...
Recent changes to risk management program requirements for facilities that use and distribute hazardous chemicals may be repealed. At the time of publication of this alert, the bill proposing the repeal has been introduced in the House of Repre...
The Environmental Protection Agency is requesting comments on its intention to remove the Perdido Groundwater Contamination Superfund Site (Baldwin County, Alabama) from the National Priorities List of hazardous waste sites. The environmental resp...
The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it is reconsidering the greenhouse gas emission standards for light-duty vehicles (model years 2022-2025). This reconsideration will be coordinated with the Department of Transportation’s eval...
The effective date of changes that will tighten the certification requirements for people who apply pesticides that are classified for restricted use has been delayed until May 22, 2017. More information is available here and here. Applies to 4...
Beijing Rss
In order to better prevent dust related incidences, the Beijing Work Safety Administration released a list of standards for unifying signage for both explosive dust operations facilities and limited workspaces. The standards detailed conditions th...
Tianjin Rss
In order to continue to strengthen the city’s hazardous chemicals safety rectification efforts, Tianjin’s Municipal Safety Regulatory Authority launched a round of inspections that lasted until April 14, 2017. The focus of this round of inspection...
Alberta Rss
The Alberta Energy Regulator recently released a new directive that applies to heavy oil and bitumen operations in the Peace River area of northwestern Alberta. The new directive, Directive 084: Requirements for Hydrocarbon Emission Controls an...
Changes continue to be made to Alberta’s wildfire protection requirements in order to reduce the number of wildfires caused by humans. Included in these changes are New restrictions on the use of fireworks or exploding targets in a design...
Provincial employers and other interested parties should be aware that the Alberta Department of Labour is reviewing the province’s employment legislation and has requested feedback on proposed changes. The changes, which would be implemented v...
Queensland Rss
The Department of Environment and Heritage Protection of Queensland, Australia has issued a call for comments on draft environmental values and water quality objectives. Environmental values regard the uses of water by aquatic ecosystems and human...
Washington Rss
As part of Washington State's transition to use of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) for its hazard communication requirements, changes have been made to align other safety and health rules with Washi...
Western Australia Rss
The Government of Western Australia’s Department of Commerce opened consultation periods for three proposed energy regulations.   The first consultation was on a proposed amendment to Regulation 50 of the Electricity (Licensing) Regulations 199...
Canada Rss
Following a draft screening assessment conducted on the substance acetamide, N-(4-ethoxyphenyl)- [phenacetin] [CAS RN 62-44-2], the Minister of the Environment and the Minister of Health (the “Ministers”) came to the conclusion that the substance ...
Updates have been proposed to the marine provisions in the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations (SOR/2001-286) (the “Regulations”). For instance, proposed amendments would: Update the terminology and definitions related to the ma...
Recent screening assessments of two substances listed on the Domestic Substances List (DSL) have led to the following proposed conclusions: Substance hexanoic acid, 2-ethyl-, calcium salt [CAS RN 136-51-6], known as calcium 2-ethylhexanoate,...
The Minister of the Environment has published the Code of Practice for the Reduction of Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Emissions from the Use of Cutback and Emulsified Asphalt. The Code of Practice provides a set of standards and best practice...
Recent screening assessment has led to the conclusion that the substance acetamide, N-[4-[(2-hydroxy-5-methylphenyl)azo]phenyl], known as Disperse Yellow 3, may constitute a danger to the environment or human health in Canada, as it meets one or m...
A draft screening assessment has proposed that two living organisms specified on the Domestic Substances List (DSL) should not be regulated as "toxic substances" in Canada. The Minister of the Environment and the Minister of Health (the "Ministers...
Following a screening assessment conducted on 283 polymers listed on the Domestic Substances List (DSL), the Minister of the Environment and the Minister of Health (the “Ministers”) came to the conclusion that the substances do not meet any of the...
Following recent assessment with regards to the substance 2-propanol, 1-[bis(2-hydroxyethyl)amino] [CAS RN 6712-98-7], which is not specified on the Domestic Substances List (DSL), it was concluded that related new activities and uses may result i...
The Canadian Standards Association (CSA) recently published a new version of its standard for mobile cranes. The standard, Z150-16 - Safety code on mobile cranes (Z150-16) (“the 2016 edition”), replaces the previous edition of the standard, Z150-1...
Recent screening assessment has led to the conclusion that two liquefied petroleum gases, a category of light, predominantly saturated, hydrocarbons produced by petroleum facilities, may constitute a danger to the environment or human health in Ca...
New regulations respecting formaldehyde emission standards for composite wood products may soon be proposed, under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (SC1999,c33) (the "Act"). These new regulations would aim at reducing exposure to fo...
Changes have been proposed to requirements for protective equipment and devices that would apply to all federally regulated employers and employees in federally regulated industries, except on-board employees on ships, aircraft or trains and emplo...
The Canadian Standards Association (CSA) recently published a new version of its security risk management standard for petroleum and natural gas industry systems. The new standard, Z246.1-17 - Security management for petroleum and natural gas indu...
The Canadian Standards Association (CSA) recently published a new version of its standard for overhead cranes, gantry cranes, monorails, hoists, and jib cranes. The standard, B167-16 - Overhead cranes, gantry cranes, monorails, hoists, and jib ...
The Canadian Standards Association (CSA) recently published a new version of its standard for machine safeguarding. The standard, Z432-16 - Safeguarding of machinery (Z432-16) (“the 2016 edition”), replaces the previous edition of the standard, Z4...
The Canadian Standards Association (CSA) recently updated its standard for design, testing, and marking requirements for manufactured fall arresters for single users and for manufactured vertical lifelines that are used on a vertical or slope plan...
A recent screening assessment was conducted with regards to seven substances collectively referred to as the Ethylene Glycol Ethers Group, six of which are specified on the Domestic Substances List (DSL). These substances are commonly used in a va...
Following a draft screening assessment conducted on the substance cyclohexene, 4-ethenyl- (4-vinylcyclohexene or 4-VCH) [CAS RN 100-40-3], the Minister of the Environment and the Minister of Health (the “Ministers”) came to the conclusion that the...
Recent screening assessment has led to the conclusion that natural gas condensates, complex combinations of hydrocarbons that condense or are separated from the gaseous phase into the liquid phase, may constitute a danger to the environment or hum...
A proposed variation would modify existing requirements with respect to the substance clarified oils (petroleum), catalytic cracked, reaction products with cresol and poly-methylene polyphenylene isocyanate [CAS RN 68920-56-9]. The proposed ord...
More stringent emission standards have been proposed for newly manufactured on-road heavy-duty vehicles, engines and trailers. These standards would be implemented by amending the Heavy-duty Vehicle and Engine Greenhouse Gas Emission Regulations (...
The Canadian Standards Association (CSA) recently published a new version of its standard for personal energy absorbers and lanyards. The new standard, Z259.11-17 - Personal energy absorbers and lanyards (Z259.11-17), supersedes Z259.11-05 (R2010)...
The lists of drugs and substances prohibited and controlled under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (SC1996,c19) has been amended. These amendments result in changes to requirements and prohibitions associated with the drugs and substance...