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Project 671-2023 – Reducing plastics from stormwater, wastewater and industrial discharges

December 21, 2022 in RFPs

Contract Opportunity Project Description:  The Contractor will develop:• a compendium of existing stormwater treatment technologies and upstream best management pract...

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Public Review: Draft Excess Soil Reuse Guidance

November 23, 2022 in Public Review

The public review period is now closed. The dead...

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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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Current Activities...

Air

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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Guidelines

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

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Waste

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

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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