Chemicals can have varying properties that can directly impact their purchase, usage, storage, and disposal in Canada. Listed below are acts and regulations that affect chemicals commonly used for research purposes.
Controlled Substances Storage - Storage requirements for substances under the Controlled Substances Act
Controlled Substances Application - Application form to use controlled substances for scientific research
Explosives Act - List of restricted compounds and purchasing information
Duty-Free Alcohol (Excise Act) - Application for refund with instructions
Chemical Weapons Convention - Information on chemical weapons, schedule updates, and declaration processes
If you have any chemicals listed under the Chemical Weapons Convention, please contact EHS for declaration information.