Businesses and organizations managing chemical substances

The Government of Canada works with businesses, industry, other levels of government, non-governmental organizations and citizens to manage and help reduce pollution and waste, to help maintain and improve the health of Canadians, and to help protect the environment. This page has links to information on a range of topics relating to the Government of Canada's management of chemical substances in Canada.


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Chemicals Management Plan (CMP) initiatives

Information gathering

New Substances Program



Significant New Activity (SNAc) orders and notices of the CMP

Performance measurement for toxic substances

International affairs and regulatory cooperation

Background information, fact sheets, chemical substance lists and timelines, and information on former CMP external bodies is also available on the CMP resources web page.

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