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Public Review: Draft Excess Soil Reuse Guidance

November 23, 2022 in Public Review

A draft Excess Soil Reuse Guidance document is available for public review and comment until January 3, 2023. It is available in both English and French a...

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Project 665-2023 – Excess Soil Reuse Guidance

November 17, 2022 in RFPs

Contract Opportunity Project Description:  The Contractor will: compile into a disposition table and analyze peer and public review comments on draft excess soil reuse guidance  p...

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Project 670-2023 – Guidance for the management of harmful cyanobacterial algal blooms accelerated by climate change

October 26, 2022 in RFPs

Contract Opportunity Project Description:  The Contractor ...

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Air pollutants have the potential to impact environment and human health both locally and across political and geographic boundaries.

Governments across Canada pursue active programs on air issues both individually and collectively. In 2012 ministers ...

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Climate Change

Federal, provincial and territorial ministers recognise that addressing climate change is a shared responsibility and are working collaboratively and within their jurisdictions to take action.

In December 2016 First Ministers released the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change (PCF).

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Canadian Environmental Quality Guidelines (CEQGs) provide science-based goals for the quality of aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems.

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Environment ministers are committed to taking action within their jurisdictions and through CCME to improve Canada’s record on reducing and recycling waste.

In September 2014 environment ministers adopted a vision for waste: Canada is a world le...

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Water is an essential natural resource that shapes regional landscapes and is vital for human well-being and ecosystem functioning.

Management of water in Canada has evolved in response to the changing demands placed on water, as well as to growing aw...

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