OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 29 Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)

Section 408 Claim for disclosure exemption

An employer may file a claim with the Hazardous Materials Information Review Commission that the following information is confidential business information and should be exempt from disclosure on a label or a material safety data sheet required under this Part:

(a) the chemical identity or concentration of an ingredient of a controlled product;

(b) the name of a toxicological study that identifies an ingredient of a controlled product;

(c) the chemical name, common name, generic name, trade name or brand name of a controlled product;

(d) information that could be used to identify a supplier of a controlled product.