Difference between revisions of "WHMIS MSDS Concentration Cutoff"

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==CCCR Reference Manual - Section 1==
 
==CCCR Reference Manual - Section 1==
 
Health Canada's WHMIS MSDS reference manual for section 4 is available at: [http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ewh-semt/pubs/occup-travail/ref_man/cpr-rpc_4_e.html WHMIS Requirements of the HPA and CPR, CPR Section 4].  One of the important points they note is as follows:
 
Health Canada's WHMIS MSDS reference manual for section 4 is available at: [http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ewh-semt/pubs/occup-travail/ref_man/cpr-rpc_4_e.html WHMIS Requirements of the HPA and CPR, CPR Section 4].  One of the important points they note is as follows:
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"Ingredients that are teratogens, embryotoxins, carcinogens, reproductive toxins, respiratory tract sensitizers or mutagens as defined by the hazard criteria do not have to be disclosed if they are present below 0.1% (weight/weight). Any other ingredient referred to in subparagraphs 13(a)(i) to (iv) of the Hazardous Products Act (HPA) need not be disclosed if its concentration is less than 1% (weight/weight), unless it is on the Ingredient Disclosure List (IDL) and the concentration specified on the IDL for that ingredient is 0.1% (weight/weight)."
 
"Ingredients that are teratogens, embryotoxins, carcinogens, reproductive toxins, respiratory tract sensitizers or mutagens as defined by the hazard criteria do not have to be disclosed if they are present below 0.1% (weight/weight). Any other ingredient referred to in subparagraphs 13(a)(i) to (iv) of the Hazardous Products Act (HPA) need not be disclosed if its concentration is less than 1% (weight/weight), unless it is on the Ingredient Disclosure List (IDL) and the concentration specified on the IDL for that ingredient is 0.1% (weight/weight)."
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==Canadian Goverment Links==
 
==Canadian Goverment Links==
 
*[http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ewh-semt/pubs/occup-travail/ref_man/cpr-rpc_4_e.html WHMIS Requirements of the HPA and CPR, CPR Section 4]
 
*[http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ewh-semt/pubs/occup-travail/ref_man/cpr-rpc_4_e.html WHMIS Requirements of the HPA and CPR, CPR Section 4]
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==WHMIS MSDS NexregWiki Links==
 
==WHMIS MSDS NexregWiki Links==
 
*[[MSDS Authoring in Canada]]
 
*[[MSDS Authoring in Canada]]
 
*[[CPR - WHMIS MSDS Exemptions]]
 
*[[CPR - WHMIS MSDS Exemptions]]
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== Contact Nexreg Compliance ==
 
== Contact Nexreg Compliance ==

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