Archive | October, 2012

Asbestos, Rotterdam & the Feds: Understanding the new policy in Canada

30. October 2012


Kathleen Ruff HazMat Magazine, Fall 2012, page 22, In an extraordinary and dramatic turn of events, the Canadian government has announced that it will no longer oppose the listing of chrysotile asbestos as a hazardous substance under the Rotterdam Convention. Industry Minister, Christian Paradis, made the announcement at 3 pm on Friday, September 14 [...]

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