The Standing Senate Committee on
Energy, the Environment
and Natural Resources
TUESDAY, March 4, 1997
The Standing Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources, has the honour to present its
Your Committee, which was requested to present an interim report, before submitting its final report on Bill C-29, an Act to regulate interprovincial trade in and the importation for commercial purposes of certain manganese-based substances, relating to its findings on the following questions: (1) Is MMT based petroleum the cause of OBD malfunctioning? (2) Does MMT in gas cause a health hazard to Canadians? (3) Does MMT in gas cause direct damage to the environment?, has, in obedience to the Order of Reference of Tuesday, February 4, 1997, examined the said questions and now presents the interim report.