New rules for chemicals may reduce household mishaps

Kilpatrick, Ken
January 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/22/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 2, p228
Academic Journal
Reports that the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, packaging and labelling requirements for consumer products such as cleansers, are expected to reduce the number of chemical-related mishaps in Canada and save money for the health care system. How the rules will take effect in September 2003, and apply to all potentially hazardous consumer products.


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