The following links provide related technical details that are of interest to the industry. If you have a particular interest, please look at the following links that are recommended by Durastar.
Transport Canada, Promotes public safety in the transportation of dangerous goods www.tc.gc.ca
The Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) is Canada's national hazard communication standard. The key elements of the system are cautionary labelling of containers of WHMIS “controlled products”, the provision of material safety data sheets (MSDSs) and worker education and training programs. www.hc-sc.gc.ca www.wsps.ca/Information-Resources
Measurement Canada Legislation - Weights and Measures Act and Regulations. These links take you directly to Justice Canada’s web site for the rules and requirements governing mass measurement (or measurement by weight) in Canada. Specifications - A detailed description and criteria for weight measuring devices (e.g., scales) Terms and Conditions - A detailed description and criteria for the approval of weight measuring devices. Bulletins - A series of detailed documents describing the application and interpretation of the legislation. Procedures - A detailed description of the tests performed by Measurement Canada or accredited companies before scale or other mass measurement device is certified for use in Canada. www.hc-sc.gc.ca
Environment Canada, The Environmental Emergency Regulations aim at enhancing the protection of the environment and human health in environmental emergency situations by promoting prevention and ensuring preparedness, response and recovery. canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) is the federal agency responsible for conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related injury and illness. www.cdc.gov
UL and C-UL Hazardous Areas Certification for North America -Gain a better understanding of the definition of a Hazardous Location and area, division and group classifications, as well as the UL and C-UL Certification for North America. www.ul.com