Ontario's Toxics Reduction Act was passed by the Ontario Legislature on June 3, 2009, and received Royal Assent on June 5, 2009. The Act will not come into force until regulations are developed. An overview of the legislation was provided in the last edition of Environment@Gowlings, and can be accessed at www.gowlings.com/resources/enewsletters/environ/Htmfiles/ V6N03_20090716.en.html#11.