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Chemical Substances in Batch 12 of the Challenge

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Substance Groupings Initiative (2013)

The following substances in this Batch have 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
59709-38-5 ANMOM Azo Disperse Dyes

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.

Three substances in this batch have been addressed through the application of Significant New Activity (SNAc) provisions. One Order has been published. 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 12 Substances and Publications

ANMOM, CAS No. 59709-38-5, has been included in the Aromatic Azo- and Benzidine-based Substance Grouping of the Substance Groupings initiative and is no longer part of Batch 12.

Substances that do not meet any of the criteria in section 64 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (2013)
CAS RN Chemical Substance Final Screening Assessment Public Comments
102-06-7 DPG Next link will take you to another Web site HTML None
116-66-5 Musk moskene Next link will take you to another Web site HTML None
1333-86-4 Carbon black Next link will take you to another Web site HTML Next link will take you to another Web site HTML 
14464-46-1 Cristobalite Next link will take you to another Web site HTML Next link will take you to another Web site HTML
14808-60-7 Quartz Next link will take you to another Web site HTML Next link will take you to another Web site HTML
68391-11-7 Pyridine, alkyl derivatives Next link will take you to another Web site HTML None
68583-58-4 HMSSA Next link will take you to another Web site HTML None
68937-51-9 OMSSA Next link will take you to another Web site HTML None
101200-53-7 CPPP Next link will take you to another Web site HTML None
Draft Screening Assessments
CAS RN Chemical Substance Draft Screening Assessment Public Comments on 2011 Screening Assessment Proposed Risk Management Scope
53-19-0 Mitotane Next link will take you to another Web site HTML None Next link will take you to another Web site HTML
56-95-1 Chlorhexidine acetate Next link will take you to another Web site HTML None Next link will take you to another Web site HTML
107-51-7 MDM Next link will take you to another Web site HTML Next link will take you to another Web site HTML None
515-03-7 Sclareol Next link will take you to another Web site HTML None None
13080-86-9 BAPP Next link will take you to another Web site HTML None None
3555-47-3 M4Q Next link will take you to another Web site HTML Next link will take you to another Web site HTML None
Timelines
Date Substances Affected Activity
March 29, 2014 CAS Nos. 107-51-7 and 3555-47-3 Publication in Canada Gazette and start of 60-day public comment period on (a) the updated draft screening assessments, (b) the new information received and (c) the proposal to pursue one of the measures as specified under subsection 77(2).
July 6, 2013 CAS Nos. 53-19-0, 56-95-1, 515-03-7 and 13080-86-9 Publication in Canada Gazette and start of 60-day public comment period on (a) the draft screening assessments, (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, where applicable.
July 3, 2013 CAS Nos. 116-66-5, 68583-58-4 and 101200-53-7 Publication in Canada Gazette of Order amending the Domestic Substances List to apply the Significant New Activity provisions of CEPA 1999.
June 29, 2013 Nine of the Sixteen Batch 12 substances Publication in Canada Gazette of final assessment decisions under subsection 77(6).
June 29, 2013 CAS No. 59709-38-5 ANMOM, CAS No. 59709-38-5, has been included in the Aromatic Azo- and Benzidine-based Substance Grouping of the Substance Groupings initiative and is no longer part of Batch 12.
January 8, 2011 Twelve of the sixteen Batch 12 substances Publication in Canada Gazette and start of 60-day public comment period on (a) the draft screening assessments, (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, where applicable.
January 8, 2011 CAS Nos. 116-66-5, 68583-58-4 and 101200-53-7 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.
June 23, 2010 All Batch 12 substances Deadline for submission of additional information by interested stakeholders, including on the extent and nature of the management/stewardship of Batch 12 substances.
April 27, 2010 All Batch 12 substances Deadline for submission of information under the section 71 Notice on Batch 12 substances (if no extension granted).
December 26, 2009 All Batch 12 substances Release of Batch 12 of the Challenge and the accompanying technical documents.

Final Screening Assessments and Risk Management Approaches

In June 2013, the final screening assessment reports for 9 of the 16 substances in this batch were released in the Next link will take you to another Web site Canada Gazette, Part I: Vol. 147, No. 27 - June 29, 2013 (Next link will take you to another Web site PDF Version - 3,636 K).

ANMOM, CAS No. 59709-38-5, has been included in the Aromatic Azo- and Benzidine-based Substance Grouping of the Substance Groupings initiative and is no longer part of Batch 12.

The final screening assessment reports for the remaining six substances in this batch will be released at a later date.

Draft Screening Assessment and Risk Management Scopes

In March 2014, updated draft screening assessment reports for two substances in this batch (CAS Nos. 107-51-7 and 3555-47-3) were released and the related Notices were published in the Next link will take you to another Web site Canada Gazette, Part I: Vol. 148, No. 13 - March 29,2014 (Next link will take you to another Web site PDF Version - 11279 K) for a 60-day public comment period.

In July 2013, the draft screening assessment reports for the four remaining substances in this batch (CAS Nos. 53-19-0, 56-95-1, 515-03-7 and 13080-86-9) were released and the related Notices were published in the Next link will take you to another Web site Canada Gazette, Part I: Vol. 147, No. 28 - July 6, 2013 (Next link will take you to another Web site PDF Version - 1,739 K).

New information was received from industry or interested stakeholders for each of the 16 substances in this batch. In January 2011, the draft screening assessment reports for 12 of the 16 substances in this batch were released and the related Notices were published in the Next link will take you to another Web site Canada Gazette, Part I: Vol. 145, No. 2 - January 8, 2011 (Next link will take you to another Web site PDF Version - 1314 K). Risk management scope documents were also released in conjunction with these publications.

Launch of Batch 12 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 12 was published in December 2009 in the Canada Gazette. The section 71 Notice applied to all 16 substances in this batch.

Number of Submissions Received for this Batch
Approximate Number Type of Response
160 Responses to mandatory section 71 Notice (responses were received relating to 12 substances in the batch)
39 Requests for extension of the deadline for section 71 Notice responses granted
10 Voluntary submissions of Questionnaires (Questionnaires were received relating to five substances in the batch)
55 Expressions of "Stakeholder Interest" (responses were received relating to 10 substances in the batch)
30 Other submissions (for example, studies, additional information) (submissions were received relating to 16 substances in the batch)