Proposed regulations for microbeads in personal care products: references


Bill 75: An Act with respect to microbeads (2015). 2nd reading, March 12, 2015. Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario. Retrieved from Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario website.

Bill C-680: An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act (microbeads). (2015). 1st reading, May 13, 2015. 41st Parliament. 2nd session. Retrieved from the Parliament of Canada website.

Bill C-684: An Act to amend the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (microplastics). (2015). 1st Reading, June 2, 2015. 41st Parliament, 2nd Session. Retrieved from the Parliament of Canada website.

Canada, 1985a. Food and Drugs Act, R.S.C. 1985, c.F-27.

Environment Canada, 2015. Microbeads - A Science Summary.

General Assembly Bill 1502, Section 50. (2015). June special session, 2015. Retrieved from State of Connecticut website.

House Bill 0216. (2015). 3rd reading, April 13, 2015. General Assembly of Maryland. Retrieved from General Assembly of Maryland website.

Health Canada, 2014. Cosmetic Regulations.

House Bill 1185. 3rd reading, February 3, 2015. Indiana General Assembly. Retrieved from Indiana General Assembly website.

Imhof, H. K., Ivleva, N. P., Schmid, J., Niessner, R., and Laforsch, C. (2013). Contamination of beach sediments of a subalpine lake with microplastic particles. Current Biology, 23(19), R867-R868.

Legislative Document No. 85. (2015). 127th Maine Legislature, 1st Regular Session. Maine State Legislature.  Retrieved from Maine State Legislature website.

Senate Bill 15. (2015). 3rd reading, April 14, 2015. State of Wisconsin.

Senate Bill 2727. 3rd reading, May 22, 2014. 97th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session. Illinois General Assembly. Retrieved from Illinois General Assembly website.

Senate No. 2178 (2015). 1st reading, June 16, 2014. 216th Legislature, 1st Regular Session. State of New Jersey. Retrieved from New Jersey State Legislature website.

State of Colorado House Bill 15-1144 (PDF 22 kB) (2015). Colorado General Assembly 2015. 70th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session. Retrieved from State of Colorado website.

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