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Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 9.5 from 2019-06-25 to 2024-04-01:

  •  (1) Every plumbing system that supplies potable water and removes water-borne waste

    • (a) shall meet the standards set out in the Canadian Plumbing Code; and

    • (b) subject to subsection (2), shall be connected to a municipal sanitation sewer or water main.

  • (2) If it is not feasible to comply with paragraph (1)(b), the employer shall provide a waste disposal system that meets the standards set out in ANSI standard ANSI Z4.3-1979, Minimum Requirements for Nonsewered Waste-Disposal Systems, dated November 8, 1978.

  • SOR/94-263, s. 22(F)
  • SOR/2019-246, s. 42

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