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Designated Substances

Designated Substance Surveys are conducted in accordance with Ontario Regulation 278/05, as amended and Ontario Regulation 490/09 of the Occupational Health and Safety Act. Section 30 of the Occupational Health and Safety Act requires a Designated Substances Survey to include an assessment of the following potentially hazardous materials:

  • Acrylonitrile
  • Coke Oven Emissions
  • Mercury
  • Arsenic
  • Ethylene Oxide
  • Silica
  • Asbestos
  • Isocyanates
  • Vinyl Chloride Monomer
  • Benzene
  • Lead

Peritus staff have experience identifying and collecting samples of the designated substances listed above. Additionally, Peritus can work with the client to define a scope of work which may include mould, polychlorinated biphenyl and other substances in building materials that may be hazardous to human health. Peritus will provide a report with recommendations for a qualified contractor to repair and/or remove any potentially hazardous material safely.

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