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Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 10.1 from 2006-03-22 to 2016-06-13:

 In this Part,

airborne chrysotile asbestos

airborne chrysotile asbestos means airborne fibres longer than 5 micrometers (µm) with an aspect ratio equal to or greater than 3:1; (fibres de chrysotile aéroportées)

hazard information

hazard information, in respect of a hazardous substance, means information on the proper and safe storage, handling, use and disposal of the hazardous substance, including information relating to its toxicological properties; (renseignements sur les risques)

product identifier

product identifier, in respect of a hazardous substance, means the brand name, code name or code number specified by the supplier or employer or the chemical name, common name, generic name or trade name; (identificateur du produit)

readily available

readily available means present in an appropriate place in a physical copy form that can be handled; (facilement accessible)


supplier means a person who is a manufacturer, processor or packager of a hazardous substance or a person who, in the course of business, imports or sells a hazardous substance. (fournisseur)

  • SOR/96-294, s. 2
  • SOR/2002-208, s. 43(F)
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