Hazardous Products Act

Version of section 13 from 2002-12-31 to 2015-02-10:

Marginal note:Prohibition re sale

 Subject to the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act, no supplier shall sell to any person a controlled product intended for use in a work place in Canada unless

  • (a) on the sale of the controlled product, the supplier transmits to that person a material safety data sheet with respect to the controlled product that discloses the following information, namely,

    • (i) where the controlled product is a pure substance, the chemical identity of the controlled product and, where the controlled product is not a pure substance, the chemical identity of any ingredient thereof that is a controlled product and the concentration of that ingredient,

    • (ii) where the controlled product contains an ingredient that is included in the Ingredient Disclosure List and the ingredient is in a concentration that is equal to or greater than the concentration specified in the Ingredient Disclosure List for that ingredient, the chemical identity and concentration of that ingredient,

    • (iii) the chemical identity of any ingredient thereof that the supplier believes on reasonable grounds may be harmful to any person and the concentration of that ingredient,

    • (iv) the chemical identity of any ingredient thereof the toxicological properties of which are not known to the supplier and the concentration of that ingredient, and

    • (v) such other information with respect to the controlled product as may be prescribed; and

  • (b) the controlled product or container in which the controlled product is packaged has applied to it a label that discloses prescribed information and has displayed on it all applicable prescribed hazard symbols.

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