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ECCC Assessment Summaries
Please view the most up-to-date ECCC assessment summaries below
ECCC Document Ingredient(s) Used in Outcome Risk Management Next Steps
DSAR Hydrogenated didecene & HTTD (Decenes group)
  • Self-care products
  • Cosmetics
CEPA toxic Risk management actions do not impact self-care products or cosmetics Monitor impact of assessment on member products
FSAR TMTD (Thiocarbamates group)
  • Food packaging
  • Pest control products
CEPA toxic Risk management scope impacts rubber products manufacturing sector Monitor impact on consumer products
DSAR Nitrilotriacetic acid and trisodium salt (Na3NTA)
  • Cleaning products
  • Cosmetics
Not CEPA toxic N/A No immediate action required
FSAR Benzophenone
  • Cosmetic products 
  • Indirect food packaging
CEPA toxic Risk management actions to prohibit or restrict use in cosmetic products by adding to Cosmetic Ingredient Hotlist Members interested in submitting comments can contact amit.prabhakar@fhcp.ca 
FSAR Dimethoxymethane
  • Cosmetics
  • Cleaning Products
  • Naturally occurring in some foods
Not CEPA toxic N/A No immediate action required
FSAR Dinsoseb
  • No food/health/consumer product uses identified
CEPA toxic Risk management scope targets dinoseb use as polymerization retarder in styrene monomer production No immediate action required
DSAR Protein derivatives & yeast extract
  • Food & Beverage
  • NHP
  • Personal Care & Cosmetics
Not CEPA toxic N/A Monitor impact of assessment on member products

 

Please view upcoming/planned assessments below
Publications targeted between January and March 2021 Product types Potential impacts
Aliphatic Amines Group DSARa TBD TBD
Benzotriazoles & Benzothiazoles Group DSARa TBD TBD
Bioactivity Exposure Ratio SciADc TBD TBD
Methane, dimethoxy- FSARb Food (cooked shrimp and strawberries), cleaning products, solvent used in cosmetics DSAR proposed it is not harmful to human or environmental health
Ethers Group DSARa TBD TBD
Hexamethylenetetramines Group DSARa TBD TBD
Monocyclic and Bicyclic Sesquiterpenes Group DSARa TBD TBD
Piperazine DSARa Homeopathic substance  TBD