Mercury Releases from Mercury Switches in End-of-Life Vehicles (Notice Completed)

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Notice Requiring the Preparation and Implementation of Pollution Prevention Plans in Respect of Mercury Releases from Mercury Switches in End-of-Life Vehicles Processed by Steel Mills

On December 29, 2007, the Minister of the Environment published a Notice under Part 4 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (CEPA 1999) requiring the preparation and implementation of pollution prevention plans in respect of mercury releases from mercury switches in end-of-life vehicles processed by steel mills.

This Notice outlines the requirements to prepare and implement pollution prevention plans and includes forms to be completed by persons subject to the Notice.

  • Notice Requiring the Preparation and Implementation of Pollution Prevention Plans in Respect of Mercury Releases from Mercury Switches in End-of-Life Vehicles Processed by Steel Mills (Canada Gazette, Part I, Saturday, December 29, 2007; Vol. 141, No. 52, p. 3556)

The Notice was developed following consideration of comments received on the Working Document and the Proposed Notice (published in the Canada Gazette, Part I, Saturday, December 9, 2006; Vol. 140, No. 49, p. 4079).

Contacts

For all technical inquiries regarding the content of this Notice, please contact:

Augusto Gamero
Environment Canada
Products Division
Telephone: 819-938-4485
Fax: 819-938-4480
Email: mercury@canada.ca

For inquiries regarding reporting and pollution prevention practices, please contact:

Environment Canada
Regulatory Innovation and Management Systems
c/o Innovative Measures Section
351 St-Joseph Blvd., 20th Floor
Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0H3

Telephone (toll free): 1-844-580-3637
Fax: 819-420-7386 / 1-844-580-3638
Email: LCPEPlansP2-CEPAP2Plans@canada.ca

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