US EPA eases reporting for around 280 inactive disinfectant ingredients Locked

Canada publishes list of authorised hand sanitisers

Canada, North America, United States

Canada updates review process for hazard communications, confidentiality claims Locked

Allows CBI disclosure to protect human health and safety or environment

Canada, North America

Canada makes amendments to DSL Locked

National substance inventory updated approximately 12 times per year

Canada, North America

Canada provisionally finds risk for 12 substances Locked

Parabens, salicylates and monoterpenes could face regulatory risk management measures

Canada, North America

USMCA: Canada ratification ushers in updated North American trade deal Locked

Sectoral annex on chemicals backs ‘risk-based approach’ to regulations

Canada, Latin America & Caribbean, Mexico, North America, United States

US, Canada outline plans to align hazcom standards Locked

Goals include guidance, aligned implementation of GHS

Canada, North America, United States

Draft Canadian assessment finds no risk for preservative SOPP Locked

Substance used in tyre and rubber lubricants

Canada, North America

Phthalates linked to autistic traits in study of Canadian children Locked

Effects were small and research had limitations

Canada, North America

Fluorescent brightener 367 poses low risk, finds draft Canadian assessment Locked

Substance used in nail polish provisionally cleared via read-across

Canada, North America

Study finds link between asthma in children and cleaning products Locked

Scented spray cleaning products may be ‘important drivers of risk’

Canada, North America

Canada makes amendments to DSL Locked

Canada, North America

Draft Canadian assessment finds no risk for heptamethylnonane Locked

Cosmetic ingredient mainly used in self-care products

Canada, North America

Canada imposes ministerial conditions on auto lubricant ingredient Locked

Canada, North America

Trump signs North American trade deal Locked

Canada, Latin America & Caribbean, Mexico, North America, United States

Canada publishes hazard classifications for first time Locked

Canada, North America

BPS may affect heart function, study suggests Locked

Canadian research on mouse hearts

Canada, North America

Canada updates approach to inorganics following consultation Locked

But does not change list of 80 ‘low concern’ substances

Canada, North America

PFASs, talc included on Canadian advocacy group’s ‘toxic ten’ list Locked

But trade association says list ignores actual exposure of chemicals

Canada, North America

Canada proposes changes to Cosmetic Ingredient Hotlist Locked

Canada, North America

Canadian PM directs new environmental minister to prioritise Cepa reform Locked

Mandate includes tracking and publicly reporting on progress

Canada, North America

Canada lifts restrictions on substance, issues draft assessments Locked

Canada, North America

Stakeholders lend support to Canadian  ‘vulnerable populations’ definition Locked

Government promised related policy framework in 2018

Canada, North America

Nominations conclude for Canada’s food and drug list Locked

Canada, North America

Canada adopts changes to Cosmetic Ingredients Hotlist Locked

Canada, North America

Canada to pilot approach for potentially unmasking substance identities Locked

Batch of 24 confidentiality claims first in line for disclosure

Canada, North America

NGO cites survey in calling for stricter chemicals laws in Canada Locked

Industry anticipates new government will move quickly to amend Cepa

Canada, North America

Industry groups call for Canada's VOC proposal to mirror California's Locked

Regulations would set concentration limits on 130 product categories

Canada, North America

Lowe's commits to phase out sale of carpets and rugs containing PFASs Locked

North American retailer sets out 'free-from' policies for insulation, paints

Canada, North America, United States

Exposure to EDC mixtures during early pregnancy may affect IQ in boys Locked

Bisphenol F identified as 'primary chemical of concern'

Canada, Europe, North America, Sweden, United States

Canadian Liberal Party set to form minority government after close call election Locked

Outcome expected to have impact on Cepa reform

Canada, North America