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Hazardous Products Act

Version of section 11 from 2002-12-31 to 2015-02-10:

Marginal note:Definitions

  •  (1) In this Part,

    bulk shipment

    expédition en vrac

    bulk shipment has the meaning assigned by regulation; (expédition en vrac)



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

    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; (signal de danger)

    hazardous waste

    résidu dangereux

    hazardous waste has the meaning assigned by regulation; (résidu dangereux)

    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); (liste de divulgation des ingrédients)


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    label includes any mark, sign, device, stamp, seal, sticker, ticket, tag or wrapper; (Version anglaise seulement)

    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; (article manufacturé)

    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; (fiche signalétique)


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    prescribed means prescribed by regulation; (Version anglaise seulement)



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



    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; (fournisseur)


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    transmit means to send or convey by any physical, electronic, optical or other means; (Version anglaise seulement)

    work place

    lieu de travail

    work place has the meaning assigned by regulation. (lieu de travail)

  • 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)

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