Hazardous Products Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. H-3)

Act current to 2015-02-04 and last amended on 2011-06-20. Previous Versions

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Marginal note:Definitions
  •  (1) In this Part,

    “bulk shipment”

    « expédition en vrac »

    “bulk shipment” has the meaning assigned by regulation;


    « contenant »

    “container” includes a bag, barrel, bottle, box, can, cylinder, drum or similar package or receptacle but does not include a storage tank;

    “hazard symbol”

    « signal de danger »

    “hazard symbol” includes any design, mark, pictogram, sign, letter, word, number, abbreviation or any combination thereof that is to be displayed on a controlled product, or a container in which a controlled product is packaged, in order to show the nature of the hazard of the controlled product;

    “hazardous waste”

    « résidu dangereux »

    “hazardous waste” has the meaning assigned by regulation;

    “Ingredient Disclosure List”

    « liste de divulgation des ingrédients »

    “Ingredient Disclosure List” means the Ingredient Disclosure List established by the Governor in Council pursuant to subsection 17(1);


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    “label” includes any mark, sign, device, stamp, seal, sticker, ticket, tag or wrapper;

    “manufactured article”

    « article manufacturé »

    “manufactured article” means any article that is formed to a specific shape or design during manufacture, the intended use of which when in that form is dependent in whole or in part on its shape or design, and that, under normal conditions of use, will not release or otherwise cause a person to be exposed to a controlled product;

    “material safety data sheet”

    « fiche signalétique »

    “material safety data sheet” means a document on which words, figures or symbols disclosing the information referred to in subparagraphs 13(a)(i) to (v) may be written, printed or otherwise expressed;


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    “prescribed” means prescribed by regulation;


    « règlement »

    “regulation” means a regulation made pursuant to subsection 15(1);


    « fournisseur »

    “supplier” means a person who is a manufacturer, processor or packager of a controlled product or a person who, in the course of business, imports or sells controlled products;


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    “transmit” means to send or convey by any physical, electronic, optical or other means;

    “work place”

    « lieu de travail »

    “work place” has the meaning assigned by regulation.

  • Definition of “applied”

    (2) For the purposes of this Part, a label is applied to a controlled product or container in which a controlled product is packaged if the label is attached to, imprinted on, stencilled on or embossed on the controlled product or container or, in the case of a bulk shipment of a controlled product, is included with or caused to accompany the bulk shipment in the manner prescribed.

  • R.S., 1985, c. H-3, s. 11;
  • R.S., 1985, c. 24 (3rd Supp.), s. 1;
  • 1999, c. 31, s. 127(E).