Today the Government of Canada published a Consultation Document regarding its proposed regulatory approach to prohibit asbestos and asbestos-containing products. The Consultation Document can be accessed through the following link: http://www.ec.gc.ca/lcpe-cepa/default.asp?lang=En&n=A5520893-1. Comments on the Consultation Document must be received on or before June 4, 2017. Environment and Climate Change Canada will hold two Webinars on its proposed regulatory approach, one in English on May 10 and one in French on May 11. A registration form for the Webinars is attached. IMA-NA filed comments with Environment and Climate Change Canada on its Notice of Intent to Develop Regulations Respecting Asbestos. The comments-in-chief are attached.