The Final Screening Assessment for Benzoxazole, 2,2′-(1,4-naphthalenediyl)bis- was publishedThis substance was identified for action under the Chemicals Management Plan (CMP).
The screening assessment focused on benzoxazole, 2,2′-(1,4-naphthalenediyl)bis-, also referred to as fluorescent brightener 367, which was assessed under the third phase of the Chemicals Management Plan (CMP). Fluorescent brightener 367 does not occur naturally in the environment. According to information gathered by the Government, it was not manufactured or imported into Canada above the reporting thresholds. Fluorescent brightener 367 may be found in cosmetics, such as certain nail polishes.