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New Substances Notification Regulations (Chemicals and Polymers)

Version of section 8 from 2006-03-22 to 2018-02-01:


Marginal note:Manufacture or import: quantities greater than 100 kg, 1 000 kg and 10 000 kg

  •  (1) Every person that manufactures or imports a chemical that is not on the NDSL — other than a chemical referred to in section 5 — must provide to the Minister

    • (a) at least 5 days before the day on which the quantity of the chemical exceeds 100 kg in a calendar year,

      • (i) the information specified in Schedule 4, and

      • (ii) if the chemical is a biochemical, the information specified in items 1 to 3 of Schedule 2;

    • (b) at least 60 days before the day on which the quantity of the chemical exceeds 1 000 kg in a calendar year,

      • (i) the information specified in Schedule 5, and

      • (ii) if the chemical is a biochemical, the information specified in items 1 to 4 of Schedule 2 and

        • (A) if the biochemical is a nucleic acid, the information specified in items 5 and 6 of Schedule 2, and

        • (B) if the biochemical possesses enzymatic capability, the information specified in items 7 to 13 of Schedule 2; and

    • (c) at least 75 days before the day on which the quantity of the chemical exceeds 10 000 kg in a calendar year,

      • (i) the information specified in Schedule 6 and

      • (ii) if the chemical is a biochemical, the information specified in items 1 to 4 of Schedule 2 and

        • (A) if the biochemical is a nucleic acid, the information specified in items 5 and 6 of Schedule 2, and

        • (B) if the biochemical possesses enzymatic capability, the information specified in items 7 to 13 of Schedule 2.

  • Marginal note:Notification

    (2) The person that has submitted the information referred to in subparagraph (1)(b)(i) together with the information referred to in item 10 of Schedule 5 respecting a chemical or biochemical that is subsequently added to the NDSL must notify the Minister, in writing, that the chemical or biochemical is specified on the NDSL.

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