Canada | Publication after screening assessment of a substance — 1,3,5-triazine-2,4,6-triamine (melamine)

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Publication after screening assessment of a substance — 1,3,5-triazine-2,4,6-triamine (melamine), CAS RN 108-78-1 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Whereas melamine is a substance identified under subsection 73(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999;

Whereas a summary of the updated draft screening assessment conducted on melamine pursuant to section 74 of the Act is annexed hereby;

And whereas it is proposed to conclude that the substance meets one or more 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 recommend to Her Excellency the Governor in Council that this substance be added to Schedule 1 of the Act.

Notice is furthermore given that the ministers have released a risk management scope document for this substance to initiate discussions with stakeholders on the development of risk management actions.



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