Hazardous Products Act
Marginal note:Minister’s request for disclosure
10 (1) Where the Minister has reason to believe that a product, material or substance is a product, material or substance that may be added to Part I or II of Schedule I by an order made pursuant to subsection 6(1), the Minister may, by registered mail, send a written notice to any manufacturer of the product, material or substance requesting the disclosure of information relating to the formula, composition, chemical ingredients or hazardous properties of the product, material or substance and such other information as the Minister deems necessary for the purpose of determining whether the product, material or substance is or is likely to be a danger to the health or safety of the public.
(2) Every manufacturer to whom a notice referred to in subsection (1) is sent shall disclose to the Minister, in the manner and within the period specified in the notice, any information described in that subsection that is requested in the notice and is in the possession of the manufacturer.
Marginal note:Information privileged
(3) Information received by the Minister from a manufacturer pursuant to subsection (1) is privileged and shall not be disclosed to any other person except as may be necessary for the administration or enforcement of this section or for the purposes of section 6.
- R.S., 1985, c. H-3, s. 10;
- R.S., 1985, c. 24 (3rd Supp.), s. 1.
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