Canada | Publication after screening assessment of six substances in the Pigments and Dyes Group specified on the Domestic Substances List

Whereas D&C Orange 5, Pigment Violet 1, Pigment Red 81, the substance bearing CAS RN 26694-69-9 and Basic Red 29 are substances identified under subsection 73(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act1999;

Whereas a summary of the draft screening assessment conducted on Acid Black 2 pursuant to paragraphs 68(b) and (c) of the Act and on the remaining substances pursuant to section 74 of the Act is annexed hereby;

And whereas it is proposed to conclude that the substances do not meet any of the criteria set out in section 64 of the Act,

Notice therefore is hereby given that the Minister of the Environment and the Minister of Health (the ministers) propose to take no further action on these substances at this time.


Link to Draft screening assessment pigments and dyes group


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