By: Kirsten Alcock, Principal Product Safety Consultant, email I wanted to remind companies that the use of the CANUTEC Emergency Number is intended for use only in the event of an emergency [...]
Corrosivity – Why do I have to ship as corrosive when my product label does not have a corrosive symbol?
By: Kirsten Alcock, Principal Product Safety Consultant, email As I indicated in a blog earlier this month, products for sale in Canada have different regulations that are applicable depending on [...]
By: Kirsten Alcock, Manager of Product Safety, email Many of our clients are coming to us these days for help with their Proof of Classification. A Proof of Classification is something that needs [...]
By: Katherine Hatherley, Lab Technician, email OECD 435/Corrositex® (CTX) is a skin corrosion test kit that synthesizes a barrier that mimics natural skin. This test does not use live animals. [...]
Corrositex® Results – Can I use these test results for GHS and Transportation classification purposes?
By: Kirsten Alcock, Manager of Product Safety, email When asked to create a Safety Data Sheet (SDS) or provide Transportation Consulting for my clients, I always ask if there is any data they [...]
By: Kirsten Alcock, Manager of Product Safety, email Dangerous Goods in Canada are required to be shipped in accordance with the Transportation of Dangerous Goods. These regulations CHANGE [...]
By: Ivy Tang, Product Safety Specialist, email There are a variety of exemptions in the Transport of Dangerous Goods Act and Regulations. The most common one is Limited Quantity (1.17), which [...]
Temporary Certificates for Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) – Expired and Current. Be in the know!
By: Kirsten Alcock, Manager of Product Safety, email When Covid first started back in 2020 within Canada, Transport Canada provided some temporary certificates to help facilitate the transport of [...]
By: Kirsten Alcock, Manager of Product Safety, email This is a question we hear quite often from our Ontario clients – do I need to update my SDS if it’s older than three years? Under the older [...]