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Stream 0 substances under the Petroleum Sector Stream Approach are not produced by the petroleum sector. They were identified during the initial triage because they arise from processes that are similar to those used in the petroleum sector and are considered to be of Unknown or Variable composition, Complex reaction products or Biological materials (UVCBs). Refer to the Petroleum Sector Stream Approach Substances List.

Summary of Stream 0 Substances and Publications

Draft Screening Assessment of Substances in Stream 0 of the Petroleum Sector Stream Approach
Group of Substances CAS RN Risk Management Scope Draft Screening Assessment
Coal Tars and their Distillates 8007-45-2


Date Substances Affected Activity
June 11, 2016 Coal tars and their Distillates Publication in Canada Gazette and start of 60-day public comment period on (a) the draft screening assessment and (b) the risk management scope document.

Draft Screening Assessment and Risk Management Scope

Coal Tars and their Distillates

In June 2016, the draft screening assessment for coal tars and their distillates was released and the related Notice was published in the Canada Gazette Part I: Vol. 150, No. 24 – June 11, 2016 (PDF Version - 1,966 K). A risk management scope document was also released in conjunction with this publication. There is a 60-day public comment period associated with these publications.