- December 1, 2022
Canada | Notice of intent to amend the Domestic Substances List in relation to sodium ortho-phenylphenate
Notice of intent to amend the Domestic Substances List under subsection 87(3) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 to indicate that subsection 81(3) of that Act applies to the substance [1,1′-biphenyl]-2-ol, sodium salt, also known as sodium ortho-phenylphenate (SOPP)
Whereas the substance SOPP (Chemical Abstracts Service [CAS] Registry Number 132-27-4) is specified on the Domestic Substances List.
1 - The use of the substance [1,1′-biphenyl]-2-ol, sodium salt in the manufacture of a cosmetic as defined in section 2 of the Food and Drugs Act, such that the substance is present in the product in a concentration greater than 0.1% by weight, other than its use in the manufacture of rinse-off products.
2 - The importation of the substance in a quantity greater than 10 kg in a calendar year in a cosmetic as defined in section 2 of the Food and Drugs Act, if the product contains the substance at a concentration greater than 0.1% by weight, other than rinse-off products.
3 - Despite sections 1 and 2, a use of the substance is not a significant new activity if the substance is
- (a) used as a research and development substance or as a site-limited intermediate substance, as defined in subsection 1(1) of the New Substances Notification Regulations (Chemicals and Polymers); or
- (b) intended only for export.
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