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

Act current to 2015-05-11 and last amended on 2015-02-11. Previous Versions

PART I[Repealed, 2010, c. 21, s. 73]

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PART IIHAZARDOUS PRODUCTS

 [Repealed, 2014, c. 20, s. 112]

Application

Marginal note:Restrictions on application

 This Part does not apply in respect of the sale or importation of any

  • (a) to (c[Repealed, 2014, c. 20, s. 113]

  • (d) nuclear substance, within the meaning of the Nuclear Safety and Control Act, that is radioactive;

  • (e) hazardous waste, being a hazardous product that is sold for recycling or recovery or is intended for disposal;

  • (f) and (g[Repealed, 2014, c. 20, s. 113]

  • (h) tobacco or a tobacco product as defined in section 2 of the Tobacco Act;

  • (i) manufactured article; or

  • (j) anything listed in Schedule 1.

  • R.S., 1985, c. H-3, s. 12;
  • R.S., 1985, c. 24 (3rd Supp.), s. 1;
  • 1997, c. 9, s. 105, c. 13, s. 62;
  • 2002, c. 28, s. 86;
  • 2010, c. 21, s. 74;
  • 2014, c. 20, s. 113.

Prohibitions

Marginal note:Prohibition re sale
  •  (1) Subject to the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act, no supplier shall sell a hazardous product that is intended for use, handling or storage in a work place in Canada unless

    • (a) the supplier has in their possession a safety data sheet for the hazardous product that meets the requirements set out in the regulations made under subsection 15(1);

    • (a.1) on the sale of the hazardous product to any person or government, the supplier provides to the person or government the safety data sheet referred to in paragraph (a), or causes it to be provided, if on that sale the person or government acquires possession or ownership of that hazardous product; and

    • (b) the hazardous product or the container in which the hazardous product is packaged has a label that meets the requirements set out in the regulations made under subsection 15(1) affixed to it, printed on it or attached to it in a manner that meets the requirements set out in the regulations made under that subsection.

  • Definition of “government”

    (2) In this section, “government” means any of the following or their institutions:

    • (a) the federal government;

    • (b) a corporation named in Schedule III to the Financial Administration Act;

    • (c) a provincial government or a public body established under an Act of the legislature of a province; and

    • (d) an aboriginal government as defined in subsection 13(3) of the Access to Information Act.

  • R.S., 1985, c. H-3, s. 13;
  • R.S., 1985, c. 24 (3rd Supp.), s. 1;
  • 1999, c. 31, s. 128(F);
  • 2014, c. 20, s. 114.