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Prohibition of Certain Toxic Substances Regulations, 2012

Version of section 4 from 2017-01-01 to 2023-05-17:

Marginal note:Toxic substance — Schedule 1

  •  (1) Subject to sections 5 and 9, a person must not manufacture, use, sell, offer for sale or import a toxic substance set out in Schedule 1 or a product containing it unless the toxic substance is incidentally present.

  • Marginal note:Non application

    (2) Subsection (1) does not apply to a product that is a manufactured item that is formed into a specific physical shape or design during its manufacture and that has, for its final use, a function or functions dependent in whole or in part on its shape or design, if a toxic substance set out in Part 2 of Schedule 1 is present in that product.

  • Marginal note:Non-application — certain products

    (3) Subsection (1) does not apply to products other than those set out in column 2 of Part 3 of Schedule 1 that contain the toxic substance set out in column 1 of that Part.

  • SOR/2016-252, s. 2
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