Canada | The draft screening assessment and risk management scope for the Decenes Group was published for a 60-day public comment period ending on March 10, 2021.

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Pursuant to section 74 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (CEPA), the Minister of the Environment and the Minister of Health have conducted a screening assessment of two substances referred to collectively as the Decenes Group. Substances in this group were identified as priorities for assessment as they met categorization criteria under subsection 73(1) of CEPA. The Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Numbers (CAS RN), their Domestic Substances List (DSL) names and their common names are listed in the table below. 

Substances in the Decenes Group
CAS RNDSL nameCommon name or abbreviation
68649-11-6a1-Decene, dimer, hydrogenated  Hydrogenated didecene
68649-12-7a1-Decene, tetramer, mixed with 1-decene trimer, hydrogenated Hydrogenated trimer and tetramer of decene or HTTD 



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