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Formic Acid and Formates Substance Group

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These substances were identified for action under the Chemicals Management Plan (CMP).

Summary of Publications

Draft Screening Assessment
Substance Group CAS RN Common Name DSL Name Draft Screening Assessment Proposed Conclusion on Section 64 criteria Follow-up Activities
Formic acid and formates substance group 64-18-6 Not applicable Formic acid HTML Does not meet None planned at this time
107-31-3 Methyl formate Formic acid, methyl ester
109-94-4 Ethyl formate Formic acid, ethyl ester
141-53-7 Sodium formate Formic acid, sodium salt
Date Activity
December 2017 Anticipated publication of the final screening assessment.
December 31, 2016 Publication and start of 60-day public comment period on the draft screening assessment. The related Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I: Vol. 150, No. 53.