Guide to Submitting Applications for Registration
Under the Fertilizers Act

Abbreviations

This page is part of the Guidance Document Repository (GDR).

Looking for related documents?
Search for related documents in the Guidance Document Repository

ATCC

American Type Culture Collection

CFIA

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

CAS #

Chemical Abstracts Service number

CFU

Colony Forming Unit

CBI

Confidential Business Information

PCDD/Fs

Dioxins and Furans

EPA

Environmental Protection Agency

FSS

Fertilizer Safety Section

FzA

Fertilizers Act

FzR

Fertilizers Regulations

GLP

Good Laboratory Practice

IQ

Inquiry

ISO

International Organization for Standardization

LOD

Limit of Detection

LOQ

Limit of Quantification

MSDS / SDS

Material Safety Data Sheet / Safety Data Sheet

ED50 / EC50

Median Effective Dose / Median Effective Concentration

ID50 / IC50

Median Infective Dose / Median Inhibition Concentration

LD50 / LC50

Median Lethal Dose / Median Lethal Concentration

LO(A)EL

Lowest Observed (Adverse) Effect Level

MPN

Most Probable Number

NO(A)EL

No Observed (Adverse) Effect Level

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

PMRA

Pesticide Regulatory Management Agency

PASO

Premarket Application Submissions Office

QA

Quality Assurance

QC

Quality Control

RoA

Results of Analysis

SDS

Service Delivery Standards

SGN

Size Guide Number

TEQ

Toxic Equivalent

WHMIS

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

Date modified: