4. For the purposes of Part 6 of the Act, any of the following substances and classes of substances is a pollutant:
(a) a mixture with any oil content;
(b) a substance listed in Schedule I to the Pollutant Substances Regulations, except when carried in packaged form, freight containers, portable tanks, tank trucks or rail tank wagons;
(c) a noxious liquid substance as defined in section 2 of the Dangerous Chemicals and Noxious Liquid Substances Regulations or a mixture that contains such a noxious liquid substance;
(d) a substance that is identified as a marine pollutant in the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code, published by the International Maritime Organization, as amended from time to time;
(e) garbage as defined in section 2 of the Garbage Pollution Prevention Regulations; or
(f) sewage as defined in section 2 of the Great Lakes Sewage Pollution Prevention Regulations, section 2 of the Pleasure Craft Sewage Pollution Prevention Regulations or section 2 of the Non-Pleasure Craft Sewage Pollution Prevention Regulations.
Return to footnote 1SOR/90-82; SOR/97-367
Coming Into Force
6. These Regulations come into force on the day on which they are registered.
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