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Cross-border Movement of Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Recyclable Material Regulations (SOR/2021-25)

Regulations are current to 2024-06-19 and last amended on 2021-10-31. Previous Versions

SCHEDULE 5(Section 1, clause 78(1)(a)(iii)(K) and Schedules 3 and 4)

Persistent Organic Pollutants

Column 1Column 2Column 3Column 4
ItemCodeCAS Registry NumberFootnote for Persistent Organic PollutantsaPersistent Organic PollutantConcentration
1POP1309-00-2Aldrin50 mg/kg
2POP257-74-9Chlordane50 mg/kg
3POP360-57-1Dieldrin50 mg/kg
4POP472-20-8Endrin50 mg/kg
5POP576-44-8Heptachlor50 mg/kg
6POP6118-74-1Hexachlorobenzene50 mg/kg
7POP72385-85-5Mirex50 mg/kg
8POP88001-35-2Toxaphene50 mg/kg
  • PCB;
  • Polychlorinated Biphenyls
50 mg/kg
  • 1,1,1-Trichloro-2,2-bis(4-chlorophenyl)ethane;
  • DDT
50 mg/kg
11POP11NAFootnote for Persistent Organic Pollutantsb
  • PCDD;
  • Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins
15 µg TEQ/kg
12POP12NAFootnote for Persistent Organic Pollutantsb
  • PCDF;
  • Polychlorinated dibenzofurans
15 µg TEQ/kg
  • Return to footnote aCAS registry numbers are provided for reference purposes only. They do not form part of these Regulations and may be amended without the need to amend these Regulations.

  • Return to footnote bMixture of isomers.


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