Canadian Council of Ministers
of the Environment

Le Conseil canadien des ministres
de l'environnement

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Contract Opportunity: Facilitation, Summary and Analysis of Engagement on Extended Producer Responsibility Programs for Plastics

Project 641-2020 – Facilitation, Summary and Analysis of Engagement on Extended Producer Responsibility Programs for Plastics

Project Description: The Contractor will facilitate an in-person engagement session; collate, summarize and analyze comments and input from a range of stakeholders and interested parties through on-line and in-person engagement; and prepare a report.

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Contract Opportunity: Phase 2 of an Action Plan to Achieve Zero Plastic Waste: Summary and Analysis of Online Survey Questions

Project 643-2020 – Phase 2 of an Action Plan to Achieve Zero Plastic Waste: Summary and Analysis of Online Survey Questions

Project Description: The Contractor will collate, organize, summarize and analyze responses from an online survey, and develop a report.

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Call for Nominations to the Air Quality Management System Advisory Group

CCME’s Air Management Committee is requesting nominations for one representative from a non-government or Indigenous organization to participate in the Air Quality Management System Advisory Group.

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Contract Opportunity: Best Management Practices for Disposal Bans, Levies and Incentives for End-of-Life Plastics

Project 638-2020 – Best Management Practices for Disposal Bans, Levies and Incentives for End-of-Life Plastics

Project Description: The Contractor will refine and build on previously developed work to develop a guidance document on best management practices for disposal bans of end-of-life plastics, levies and incentives to support implementation by jurisdictions.

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Municipal Wastewater Effluent website

CCME has launched a website to communicate progress on the Canada-wide Strategy for the Management of Municipal Wastewater Effluent. 

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Canadian Ambient Air Quality Standards for Ozone

Environment Ministers have announced new Canadian Ambient Air Quality Standards (CAAQS) for Ozone.

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Environment Ministers take action on plastic waste in Canada

Halifax, NS – June 27, 2019 – Federal, provincial and territorial environment ministers in attendance today released the first phase of the action plan to implement the Canada-wide Strategy on Zero Plastic Waste, which aims to reduce plastic waste across Canada. The action plan lays out concrete measures to achieve the vision of keeping plastics in the economy and out of the environment.

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Canada-wide Standard for Petroleum Hydrocarbons in Soil

CCME has posted the 2018 Progress Report for the Canada-wide Standard for Petroleum Hydrocarbons in Soil (PHC CWS). 

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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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