Monday, October 10, 2011
Canada Moves Into Next Phase of Chemical Management Plan
According to the announcement, new funding is being provided for this next phase of the Plan, "which will focus on:"
Canada anticipates that "approximately 1,000 additional substances will also be addressed in the next five years through other initiatives, including rapid screening of substances which pose little or no risk." Canada recently banned four chemicals as harmful to the environment.
More information on Canada's Chemical Management Plan can be found here.
Canada's Chemical Substance main page is here.