On April 30, 2011, the Minister of Environment issued Significant New Activity Notices pursuant to section 85 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 that subsection 81(4) applies to the following substances in accordance with the prescribed conditions:

  • 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, polymer with 2-hydroxyethyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate, α-(1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)-ω-hydroxypoly (oxy-1,2-ethanediyl)
  • 3,3,4,4,5,5,6,6,7,7,8,8,8-tridecafluorooctyl 2-propenoate, sodium salt, and
  • 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, 2-hydroxyethyl ester, polymer with 1-ethenyl-2-pyrrolidinone, 2-propenoic acid.

The Significant New Activity Notices set out the prescribed information that must be provided to the Minister for assessment prior to the commencement of any new significant activity described in the Notices.

The Notices are available here: http://www.gazette.gc.ca/rp-pr/p1/2011/2011-04-30/pdf/g1-14518.pdf.