SIM-12-002: Azo- and Benzidine-based Substances Grouping CEPA Section 71 Notice

This is the second of a new series of NCASI Strategic Information Memoranda (SIMs) related to Environment Canada (EC) and Health Canada (HC) having announced on October 8, 2011, the launch of the second phase of the Chemicals Management Plan, dealing with “medium priority substances.” A CEPA Section 71 notice requesting information on the first grouping of CMP II substances, related to Azo- and Benzidine-based Substances (dyes), was published as a Canada Gazette notice on December 17, 2011 (www.gazette.gc.ca/rp-pr/p1/2011/2011-12-17/pdf/g1-14551.pdf).