Tag: hpr

Canada’s HPR Concentration Range Amendment Set to Go Live – With One Change

Apr 2018

Author: Katie McGee

Categories: Canada GHS, Chemical Management, SDS Authoring, WHMIS 2015

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A few months ago we shared a proposed amendment to Canada’s Hazardous Products Regulations.  Health Canada has announced that the proposed change is set to be officially published in the Gazette, Part II next week. The concentration ranges that were detailed in the earlier post remain the same in the final amendment. One change was made to allowances…

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Possible Amendments to HMIRA & HPA

Nov 2017

Author: Katie McGee

Categories: Canada GHS, Regulatory News, WHMIS, WHMIS 2015

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A few weeks ago we shared details on the proposed amendments to the Hazardous Products Regulations (HPR). In addition to the proposed HPR amendments published that day in the Gazette there was also a Notice of Intent for possible amendments to both the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act (HMIRA) and the Hazardous Products Act (HPA)…

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Proposed Amendments to Canada’s HPR

Oct 2017

Author: Katie McGee

Categories: Regulatory News

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Canada initially adopted UN GHS with the publication of the Hazardous Products Act (HPA) and Hazardous Products Regulations (HPR) in 2015. Under the previous, Controlled Products Regulations (CPR) there was a provision that allowed concentration ranges to be used on MSDSs however this was not retained in the HPR. Since the concentration associated to ingredients…

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