Canadian Council of Ministers
of the Environment

Le Conseil canadien des ministres
de l'environnement

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Canadian Environment Ministers Aim for Zero Plastic Waste

Ottawa, ON – November 23, 2018 – Today, federal, provincial and territorial environment ministers agreed to work collectively toward a common goal of zero plastic waste. To this end, they approved in principle a Canada-wide strategy on zero plastic waste, which outlines a vision to keep all plastics in the economy and out of the environment.

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Employment Opportunity - Coordinator, Programs - CLOSED FOR COMPETITION

CCME’s Secretariat is seeking to fill a Coordinator position for a one-year term.

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Canadian Soil Quality Guidelines for the Protection of Environmental and Human Health: Zinc

CCME has posted Canadian Soil Quality Guidelines for the Protection of Environment and Human Health: Zinc

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Significant Progress on Climate Action and Air Quality

Vancouver, BC – November 3, 2017 – Federal, provincial and territorial environment ministers discussed progress on climate action and Canada-wide trends in air quality at the annual meeting of the Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment (CCME) today. 

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Canadian Ambient Air Quality Standards for Nitrogen Dioxide

Environment Ministers have announced new Canadian Ambient Air Quality Standards (CAAQS) for nitrogen dioxide (NO2).

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