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Expansion Gates and Expandable Enclosures Regulations (SOR/2016-179)

Regulations are current to 2022-11-16


  • — SOR/2022-122, s. 4

    • 4 Section 1 of the Expansion Gates and Expandable Enclosures RegulationsFootnote 3 is amended by adding the following in alphabetical order:

      good laboratory practices

      good laboratory practices means practices that are in accordance with the principles set out in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development document entitled OECD Principles of Good Laboratory Practice, Number 1 of the OECD Series on Principles of Good Laboratory Practice and Compliance Monitoring, ENV/MC/CHEM(98)17, the English version of which is dated January 21, 1998 and the French version of which is dated March 6, 1998. (bonnes pratiques de laboratoire)

  • — SOR/2022-122, s. 5

    • 5 Section 2 of the Regulations is replaced by the following:

      • Stickers, films and surface coating materials
        • 2 (1) A sticker, film or other similar material that can be removed, or a surface coating material, that is applied to an accessible part of an expansion gate or an expandable enclosure must not contain, when it is tested in accordance with a method that conforms to good laboratory practices,

          • (a) more than 90 mg/kg total lead;

          • (b) any compound of antimony, arsenic, cadmium, selenium or barium if more than 1 000 mg/kg of the compound migrates from the material; or

          • (c) more than 10 mg/kg total mercury.

        • Definition of accessible part and surface coating material

          (2) For the purposes of subsection (1), accessible part and surface coating material have the same meanings as in section 1 of the Surface Coating Materials Regulations.

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