A change to this document has been announced. The effect of this change is to add plastic manufactured items, defined as "any items made of plastic formed into a specific physical shape or design during manufacture, and have, for their intended use, a function or functions dependent in whole or in part on their shape or design [and] can include final products, as well as components of products," to the List of Toxic Substances in Schedule 1. The first effective date of the document that makes the change is April 23, 2021. More information about the change, including any additional effective dates, is available here.

Published : 20 May, 2021