Canada | Publication of final decision after screening assessment of six substances in the Triarylmethanes Group

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Whereas Malachite Green, Basic Violet 4 and Basic Blue 7 are substances identified under subsection 73(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999;

Whereas a summary of the screening assessment conducted on Basic Violet 3, Pigment Blue 61, and Brilliant Blue FCF pursuant to paragraphs 68(b) and (c) of the Act and on Malachite Green, Basic Violet 4, and Basic Blue 7 pursuant to section 74 of the Act is annexed hereby;

And whereas it is concluded that Pigment Blue 61 and Brilliant Blue FCF do not meet any of the criteria set out in section 64 of the Act,

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



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