Government of Canada – The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, announced the final step to prohibit asbestos and asbestos containing products in Canada. The new regulations prohibit the import, sale, and use of asbestos as well as the manufacture, import, sale, and use of asbestos-containing products, with a limited number of exclusions.
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