A new quality assurance system for the evaluation of ecotoxicity studies submitted under the New Substances Notification Regulations in Canada.

@article{Breton2009ANQ,
  title={A new quality assurance system for the evaluation of ecotoxicity studies submitted under the New Substances Notification Regulations in Canada.},
  author={Roger L Breton and Guy Gilron and Ryan Thompson and Sara I Rodney and Scott Teed},
  journal={Integrated environmental assessment and management},
  year={2009},
  volume={5 1},
  pages={127-37}
}
New substances destined for import into, or manufacture in, Canada must be reported to Environment Canada and Health Canada under the New Substances Notification Regulations (Chemicals and Polymers) (NSNR). With the use of information provided by the notifier, and other complementary information available to the 2 departments, the New Substances Program conducts ecological and human health risk assessments. Over the past 10 y, more than 750 ecotoxicity studies have been submitted to the New… CONTINUE READING

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