This regulation applies to shipping in Canada and falls under the Canada Shipping Act, 2001. Sections of the regulation pertain to the handling of dangerous and hazardous cargo including fertilizers.
This regulation details parameters for waste management in Canada, including sections on hazardous waste, imports, and exports with emphasis on the consideration of human health.
The object of this regulation is to establish particle and gas emission standards, emission opacity standards, air quality standards, and monitoring measures to prevent, eliminate, or reduce the emission of contaminants into the atmosphere.
This regulation imposes exposure limits in workplaces.