Our toxic-free future : an action plan and model toxics use reduction law for Ontario (eBook, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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Our toxic-free future : an action plan and model toxics use reduction law for Ontario

Our toxic-free future : an action plan and model toxics use reduction law for Ontario

Author: Canadian Environmental Law Association.
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. : Canadian Environmental Law Association, 2008
Series: CELA brief (Online), 609b.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Wordsworth, Anne.
Our Toxic-Free Future : An Action Plan and Model Toxics Use Reduction Law for Ontario (combined report from June 2008 and Model Bill).
Toronto : Canadian Environmental Law Association, ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Canadian Environmental Law Association.
ISBN: 9781897043974 189704397X
OCLC Number: 311306161
Notes: "Publication #609b."
"August 2008."
Description: 1 online resource (94 pages).
Contents: Acknowledgements --
1. Toxic chemicals have trespassed into our bodies --
2. Vision --
3. Ontario needs a toxics use reduction act --
4. Existing toxics use reduction legislation --
4.1. Massachusetts --
4.2. New Jersey --
5. New and proposed chemical laws --
5.1. Massachusetts' safer alternatives bill --
5.2. Maine's promotion of safer chemicals in consumer products --
5.3. States' green chemistry initiatives --
6. Essential elements of a toxics use reduction law for Ontario --
6.1. Goals --
6.2. Definition of toxics use reduction --
6.3. Lists of reportable chemicals --
6.4. Reporting thresholds --
6.5. Who would report --
6.6. Pollution prevention plans --
6.7. Materials accounting --
6.8. Pollution prevention planners --
6.9. Reporting and information disclosure --
6.10. Confidential business information --
6.11. Community right to know --
6.12. Technical assistance programs --
6.13. Safer substitution and elimination of highly hazardous chemicals --
6.14. Toxics use fee --
7. A challenge for Ontario --
8. Summary of recommendations --
Appendix I. Chart --
Appendix II. Scoping a toxic use reduction law for Ontario --
Ontario toxics use reduction and safer alternatives act, 2008- model bill --
Part I. Interpretation --
Part II. Administration --
Part III. Toxics use reduction --
Part IV. Safer alternatives to toxic substances --
Part V. Toxics use reduction and safer alternatives planning --
Part VI. Financial and technical assistance measures --
Part VII. Public participation --
Part VIII. Inspections, compliance, and enforcement --
Part IX. Appeals --
Part X. Offences and penalties --
Part XI. Miscellaneous.
Series Title: CELA brief (Online), 609b.
Responsibility: [written and researched by Anne Wordsworth] ; for the Canadian Environmental Law Association.
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