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September 1, 2016

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This activity booklet was created to help teachers introduce children to the 4Rs of reduce, reuse, recycle and recover. Waste Watchers educates students about waste minimization and hazardous waste.


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June 17, 2015

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In 2014, two amendments were made to the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations (Canada) (TDGR) that affect the form of the Manifest and the Recycle Dockets used by generators, carriers and receivers of hazardous waste and hazardous recyclables in Alberta. These changes also affect the...


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October 31, 2014

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This document presents the Government of Alberta's policy framework for the management of contaminated sites. It applies when developing and assessing options for management of contaminated lands in Alberta.


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May 1, 2012

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Describes Acceptable Industry Practices (AIP) for the management of sump wastes. from car wash bays or similar operations are accepted at Class II landfills for management, irrigation, or dust suppression purposes.


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May 1, 2012

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Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development has regulated used lubricating oils and undrained lube oil filters since the early 1990's. In Alberta, used lube oil and undrained oil filters are classified as hazardous waste (Waste Type 201) or hazardous recyclables. As such, these...


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February 1, 2012

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Describes Acceptable Industry Practices (AIP) for management of aerosol cans. The Alberta User Guide for Waste Managers (Guide) identifies non-empty aerosol cans as hazardous waste depending on the characteristics and percentage by mass of the compressed gases in the aerosol can.


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March 1, 2008

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There are approximately 100 permanent pesticide container collection sites located throughout the province to collect empty and rinsed non-returnable plastic and metal pesticide containers. The sites are not to be used for the disposal of pesticide concentrate or other refuse. Empty bags that...


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November 30, 2006

Description

A Waste Management Stakeholder Group was established in the Fall of 2003 to help Alberta Environment develop a long-term waste strategy for the province. As part of its work, a Hazardous Waste Technical Committee was formed to clarify outstanding technical issues around hazardous waste treatment...


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May 4, 2001

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The overall objective of this program is to assist municipalities in environmentally responsible management of the household hazardous waste stream. The short-term objective for the HHWRU program is to clean up the hazardous wastes from the homes of Albertans. The longer term objective is to...


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July 1, 1999

Description

This information sheet is intended to help oil & gas field service personnel minimize waste. The suggestions presented here have been used successfully by other companies to decrease waste volumes and reduce disposal costs.