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Water Quality Guidelines

  • Documents for Public Review
  • Guideline Development Process


  • Current priorities for guideline development include:

    • Developing Water Quality Guidelines for the Protection of Aquatic Life for:
      • 2,4-D
      • Cadmium
      • Carbaryl
      • Chloride
      • Glyphosate
      • Endosulfan
      • Nickel
      • Nitrate
      • Uranium
      • Zinc 

    Canadian Environmental Quality Guidelines

    Environmental quality guideline activities in Canada for air, water, soil, sediment and tissue residue have been integrated into one comprehensive document, the Canadian Environmental Quality Guidelines.




    Documents for Public Review

    Canadian Water Quality Guidelines for the Protection of Aquatic Life – Silver

    A draft scientific criteria document for a Canadian Water Quality Guidelines for the Protection of Aquatic Life – Silver is available for public review and comment until April 22, 2014. The scientific criteria document includes English and French summaries and a toxicity appendix.

    The consultation period is now closed. Thank you for your comments.

     



     

      



    Guideline Development Process




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