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Joint NGO Letter Urging Government Action on Triclosan

According to the posting on Canada’s Chemicals Management Plan website, the draft risk assessment on Triclosan was completed in 2012. It’s been almost 3.5 years since that draft assessment was released. Since its release there have been very limited updates to the public on the assessment. The conclusion of the draft assessment advises the government to declare Triclosan (CAS RN: 3380-34-5) to be toxic and add this chemical to the Toxics Substances List (Schedule 1) under the CEPA 1999.

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