The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) is pleased to provide comments to the Ministry of Economic Development and Growth (MEDG) Red Tape Challenge consultation of the chemical manufacturing sector. Below is a summary of the key regulatory burdens impacting the competitiveness of the...Télécharger le PDF
The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) is pleased to have the opportunity to submit its comments and recommendations on the Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Rail Security Regulations as published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on June 24, 2017.
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The global chemistry industry is a story of innovation and incredible growth, well in excess of global GDP growth rates. While provinces have prioritized the chemistry sector for economic growth, Canada has largely been unable to capitalize on the opportunity in the absence of dedicated federal...Télécharger le PDF
Modernization of NAFTA is an opportunity to address inefficiencies and upgrade the agreement to reflect technological advances and incorporate procedures adopted or proposed since the Agreement came into force in 1994. For the chemistry industry, and for the broader economy, it has the potential...Télécharger le PDF
CIAC is supportive of Transport Canada's efforts to update the TP14877 Standard. Of key importance to CIAC are the efforts made toward increased harmonization, clarification, and continuous improvements that support public safety. After reviewing the proposed amendments in the Containers for...Télécharger le PDF
Dear Minister Hajdu:
I am writing to you on behalf of the member-companies of the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) who are deeply concerned about the potential for strike activity and work stoppage at the Canadian National Railway (CN) that could begin as early as May 30, 2017.
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