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Toxic Reduction Act

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Overview*

The Toxics Reduction Act requires certain manufacturing and mineral processing facilities to examine how and why they use and/or create prescribed toxics substances and consider opportunities for reduction.

Objectives*

The Toxics Reduction Act aims to protect the health of people and the environment by:

  • encouraging regulated facilities to reduce their use and creation of prescribed substances
  • providing public access to information and data reported by facilities under the program

DCL remains committed to complying with Ontario's Toxic Reduction Act.

2017 Toxics Reduction Act Public Annual Report


*Information obtained from https://www.ontario.ca/page/toxics-reduction-program