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41 results found for: "Environment (1971-1992, 1999-2011)"

Topics: Environment Publication Type: Policy Information Type: publications

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May 1, 2016

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This report is the result of consultation, collaboration and future-focused planning for growth by Alberta Environment, industry, municipalities, and representatives from municipal water and wastewater treatment facilities in the North Saskatchewan Watershed Alliance.


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September 12, 2011

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Provides information on acceptable industry practices regarding the management of sulphur waste and sulphur containing soils incidental to those activities. These guidelines amend, consolidate, and replace the Guidelines for the Disposal of Sulphur Containing Solid Waste (1983) and the Guidelines...


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February 2, 2011

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As part of the Government of Alberta’s commitment to be open and accountable to the public, all ministries are required to prepare and make public three-year ministry business plans. The ministry business plan encompasses the department and all consolidated entities, and aligns with the strategic...


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March 1, 2010

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This document describes requirements and recommended management of reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP) when used as a product. RAP resulting from roads and other structures where it was used as a pavement is classified as inert material and should preferably be used as a resource.


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November 1, 2009

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The Water for Life strategy outlines the Government of Alberta's commitments to manage and safeguard Alberta's water resources. The strategy has been the vehicle for managing Alberta's precious water resources since its release in 2003. The goals and key directions outlined in the Strategy will...


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August 1, 2009

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This protocol is intended to ensure that test results that exceed the bacteriological criteria as described in the latest editions of the Guidelines for Canadian Drinking Water Quality, or other potential failures, are communicated to the appropriate parties so that follow-up action can be taken...


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May 1, 2009

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Risk for soil contamination exists at industrial plants that have a potential for release of substances to the environment. Soil contamination may also become a source of contamination for groundwater, surface water and air. Remediation costs often increase sharply when soil contamination spreads...


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January 1, 2009

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This framework sets out a vision, outcomes, and principles, and presents four strategies to improve the management of elemental sulphur in the Industrial Heartland: increasing understanding of impacts associated with the storage and handling of elemental sulphur; requiring facility operators to...


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November 1, 2008

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Water for Life: Alberta’s Strategy for Sustainability has been the vehicle for managing Alberta’s water resources since 2003. In this renewed strategy, the Government of Alberta continues to build on the work already undertaken and reaffirms its commitment to the Water for Life approach for the...


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June 1, 2008

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The purpose of this interim management framework is to guide regulatory decision-making within the Muskeg River watershed, which is located in the Athabasca Oil Sands region of northern Alberta within the regional municipality of Wood Buffalo. The specific objectives of the interim framework are...