Ozone-depleting Substances and Halocarbon Alternatives Regulations
Marginal note:Products containing 2 kg or less of HCFCs
42 (1) It is prohibited for any person to import a pressurized container that contains 2 kg or less of an HCFC set out in Table 3 of Schedule 1.
Marginal note:Exception — miscellaneous products
(2) Subsection (1) does not apply to pressurized containers containing
(a) a mould release agent used in the manufacture of plastic and elastomeric materials;
(b) a spinneret lubricant or cleaning agent used in the manufacture of synthetic fibres;
(c) a document preservation agent;
(d) a fire-extinguishing agents used in equipment for non-residential applications;
(e) a wasp or hornet agent;
(f) a rigid foam product;
(g) refrigerant 412A (HCFC-22/HCFC-142b/octafluoropropane); or
(h) refrigerant 509A (HCFC-22/octafluoropropane).
Marginal note:Exception — health care products and laboratory or analytical use
(3) Subsection (1) does not apply to a pressurized container containing a product that is intended
(a) for use in animal or human health care, including a bronchial dilator, inhalable steroid, topical anaesthetic and veterinary wound powder spray; or
(b) for a laboratory or analytical use.
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