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Chemical Substances in Batch 9 of the Challenge

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Substance Groupings Initiative (2013)

The following substance in this Batch has been included in the Aromatic Azo and Benzidine-based Substance Grouping under Substance Groupings Initiative as part of the second phase of the Chemicals Management Plan. As outlined in the Notice of Intent for the Aromatic Azo and Benzidine-based Substance Grouping, it was recognized that assessments and conclusions pertaining to some of the substances in the grouping may be subsequently updated as part of the subgroup assessment. The latest updates on these substances are found on the respective Substance Groupings Initiative pages.

List of substances included within the Substance Groupings Initiative
CAS RN Chemical Substances Substance Groupings Initiative
71032-95-6 NDTHPM Azo Basic Dyes

Risk Management Action Milestones

The Risk Management Action Milestones table outlines the risk management actions that were proposed for each chemical substance in this batch of the Challenge that met the criteria of section 64 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999. These proposed risk management actions were published in the risk management approach documents for these substances. For the complete wording of these proposed actions, please refer to the risk management approach documents.

Adding Substances to Schedule 1

Four substances in this batch have been included in a final Order to add to Schedule 1.

Applying Significant New Activity (SNAc) Provisions

View the Next link will take you to another Web site Comprehensive Listing of Substances that are Subject to a Significant New Activity Notice.

Ten substances in this batch may be addressed through the application of Significant New Activity (SNAc) provisions. For additional guidance on submitting information required as part of SNAc notifications, please see the Next link will take you to another Web site Guidelines for the Notification and Testing of New Substances: Chemicals and Polymers.

Summary of Batch 9 Substances and Publications

Substances that meet one or more criteria in section 64 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999
CAS RN Chemical Substance Final Order and RIAS Public Comments on the Proposed Risk Management Approach Final Screening Assessment Proposed Risk Management Approach Public Comments on the Draft Screening Assessment and Risk Management Scope
1314-62-1 Vanadium pentoxide  Next link will take you to another Web site HTML
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7328-97-4 TGOPE  Next link will take you to another Web site HTML
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None None
7758-01-2 Potassium bromate  Next link will take you to another Web site HTML
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None None
93-15-2 Methyl eugenol  Next link will take you to another Web site HTML
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None None
Substances that do not meet any of the criteria in section 64 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999
CAS RN Chemical Substance Final Screening Assessment Public Comments
475-71-8 Pigment Yellow 24 None
509-34-2 Solvent Red 49
1326-05-2 Eosine Lead Lake None
2134-15-8 Solvent Red 48 None
2379-74-0 Pigment Red 181 None
14295-43-3 Pigment Red 88 None
38465-55-3 BDN None
41556-26-7 PEDA None
58161-93-6 BADAC None
64338-16-5 ODHO None
88-12-0 1-Vinyl-2-pyrrolidone None
1309-64-4 Antimony oxide
71032-95-6 NDTHPM None
Timelines
Date Substances Affected Activity
March 12, 2014 CAS Nos. 93-15-2, 1314-62-1, 7328-97-4 and 7758-01-2 Publication in Canada Gazette of Orders amending the Domestic Substances List to apply the Significant New Activity provisions of CEPA 1999 to four Batch 9 substances.
October 24, 2012 CAS Nos. 93-15-2, 1314-62-1, 7328-97-4 and 7758-01-2 Publication in Canada Gazette of final Order adding four substances to Schedule 1.
September 15, 2012 CAS Nos. 93-15-2, 1314-62-1, 7328-97-4, and 7758-01-2 Publication in Canada Gazette of Notice of Intent to amend the Domestic Substances List to apply the Significant New Activity provisions of CEPA 1999, and start of 60-day public comment period.
October 30, 2010 CAS Nos. 93-15-2, 1314-62-1, 7328-97-4, and 7758-01-2 Publication in Canada Gazette of proposed Order adding substances to Schedule 1, and start of 60-day public comment period.
September 29, 2010 CAS Nos. 475-71-8, 1326-05-2, 14295-43-3, 38465-55-3 and 58161-93-6 Publication in Canada Gazette of Order amending the Domestic Substances List to apply the Significant New Activity provisions of CEPA 1999 to five Batch 9 substances.
September 18, 2010 CAS No. 509-34-2 Publication in Canada Gazette of Notice of Intent to amend the Domestic Substances List to apply the Significant New Activity provisions of CEPA 1999, and start of 60-day public comment period.
September 18, 2010 All Batch 9 substances Publication in Canada Gazette of final assessment decision under subsection 77(6), release of Government's proposed risk management approach document, and start of 60-day public comment period on the proposed risk management approach document.
March 20, 2010 All Batch 9 substances Publication in Canada Gazette and start of 60-day public comment period on (a) the draft screening assessment, (b) the new information received, (c) the proposal to pursue one of the measures as specified under subsection 77(2) and (d) the risk management scope documents.
March 20, 2010 CAS Nos. 475-71-8, 1326-05-2, 14295-43-3, 38465-55-3 and 58161-93-6 Publication in Canada Gazette of Notice of intent to amend the DSL to apply the Significant New Activity provisions of CEPA 1999, and start of 60-day public comment period.
September 10, 2009 All Batch 9 substances Deadline for submission of additional information by interested stakeholders, including on the extent and nature of the management/stewardship of Batch 9 substances.
July 14, 2009 All Batch 9 substances Deadline for submission of information under the section 71 Notice on Batch 9 substances (if no extension granted).
March 14, 2009 All Batch 9 substances Release of Batch 9 of the Challenge and the accompanying technical documents.

Final Screening Assessments and Risk Management Approaches

In September 2010, the final screening assessment reports for substances in this batch were released in the Next link will take you to another Web site Canada Gazette, Part I: Vol. 144, No. 38 - September 18, 2010 (Next link will take you to another Web site PDF Version - 1,140 K).

The final screening assessments concluded that four substances in this batch meet one or more criteria in section 64 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (CEPA 1999). The Government proposed to add these substances to Schedule 1 of the Act. Proposed risk management approach documents were also released on this date for the substances in this batch which met the criteria in section 64 of CEPA 1999.

Draft Screening Assessment Reports and Risk Management Scopes

New information was received from industry or interested stakeholders for each of the 17 substances in this batch. In March 2010, the draft screening assessment reports were released and the related Notices were published in the Next link will take you to another Web site Canada Gazette, Part I: Vol. 144, No. 12 - March 20, 2010 (Next link will take you to another Web site PDF Version - 3,056 K). Risk management scope documents were also released in conjunction with these publications.

Comments and the Government's response relating to general themes on the draft screening assessment reports and risk management scope documents are summarized in the Next link will take you to another Web site Summary of Overarching Public Comments Received on the Draft Screening Assessment Reports and the Risk Management Scope Documents for Batch 9.

Launch of Batch 9 and Submissions Received

Information on substances in this batch was gathered from industry and interested stakeholders through a mandatory survey Notice issued under section 71 of CEPA 1999. They were also invited to complete a voluntary questionnaire.

A Notice related to the launch of Batch 9 was published in March 2009 in the Canada Gazette. The section 71 Notice applied to all 17 substances in this batch.

Number of Submissions Received for this Batch
Approximate Number Type of Response
130 Responses to mandatory section 71 Notice (responses were received relating to 11 substances in the batch)
21 Requests for extension of the deadline for section 71 Notice responses granted
16 Voluntary submissions of Questionnaires (Questionnaires were received relating to five substances in the batch)
60 Expressions of "Stakeholder Interest" (responses were received relating to 13 substances in the batch)
32 Other submissions (for example, studies, additional information)
(submissions were received relating to 14 substances in the batch)