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Minister of Environment says Canada “will review” whether chrysotile asbestos is hazardous overseas

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

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Kathleen Ruff, RightOnCanada.ca In a letter sent on October 19, 2016, Canada’s Minister of the Environment, Catherine McKenna, says “Canada will review its position regarding the listing of chrysotile asbestos” as a hazardous substance under the Rotterdam Convention and “will be seeking stakeholder comments to help inform this country’s position”. In a response to Minister [...]

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