Share and view ideas: Hazardous and Noxious Substances

Current status: Closed
Open on September 21, 2018 and will be closed on February 28, 2019.

We want to hear your thoughts and ideas on how we can better prepare for and respond to releases of hazardous and noxious substances into the marine environment.

Join in: how to participate

Share your ideas

Register at Let's Talk Transportation to provide your comment on discussion questions. You can also upload a document through the Submission tab on Let's Talk Modernizing Hazardous and Noxious Substances.

Who is the focus of this consultation

All Canadians are invited to participate in the online consultations. Those with a particular interest may include:

  • Industry (e.g. ship owners, cargo companies, chemical producers, terminal operators, salvors, liability insurers)
  • Coastal communities
  • Emergency responders
  • Port authorities
  • International partners
  • Municipal and territorial government
  • Other Government of Canada departments

Key questions for discussion

  1. What should we consider in developing ways to better prepare for and respond to incidents involving hazardous and noxious substances?
  2. Do you agree with the potential actions outlined in the discussion paper? If not, what are your suggestions?

Related information

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