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Tags: waste management

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February 1, 2020

Description

A listing of contact information for Alberta facilities with an Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act (EPEA) approval to manage hazardous waste / hazardous recyclables.


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June 1, 2019

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Describes Acceptable Industry Practices (AIP) for the disposal of biomedical wastes. Alberta’s approach is consistent with the Canadian Council of Ministers for the Environment (CCME) Guidelines for the Management of Biomedical Wastes in Canada.


Views: 886
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March 15, 2019

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All landfills and composting facilities regulated by Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP) are required to have certified operators. This includes any Class II and Class III landfill that accepts only industrial waste. Composting facilities that are regulated through the Natural Resources...


Views: 596
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December 10, 2018

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This study guide is meant to assist compost facility operators preparing to challenge the provincial compost facility operator certification exam. It also serves as reference material for certified compost facility operators about best practices on how to efficiently run a composting facility for...


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October 16, 2018

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This fact sheet provides proper management and disposal procedures for cannabis waste at cannabis cultivation facilities, testing facilities, product manufacturing facilities and retail stores. Cannabis waste may be regulated as either hazardous or non-hazardous, depending on how it is processed.


Views: 713
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March 1, 2018

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The Alberta Clean Technology Road Map (CTR) strengthens the connection between the Climate Change Innovation and Technology Framework (CCITF) and the Government of Alberta's current and historic clean innovation-related policy. The document provides an overview of several segments of the Alberta...


Views: 145
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January 1, 2018

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Provides beneficial management practices that deal with environmental risks on rural farmsteads. These practices are meant to help maintain or improve a farm’s soil, water, air and wildlife habitat resources, and therefore contribute to the farmstead’s overall sustainability and to the economic...


Views: 236
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November 30, 2015

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Provides information about burning basics, what can and/or can't be burned, when a permit is needed to burn and prohibited areas.


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September 1, 2015

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The Agricultural Operation Practices Act (AOPA) and regulations include manure management requirements for all livestock operations in Alberta. Producers using seasonal feeding and bedding sites (wintering sites), where livestock are fed and sheltered over the winter, must follow these...


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September 1, 2015

Description

In January 2002, the province established a permit process for confined feeding operations (CFOs) and set province-wide manure management standards under the Agricultural Operation Practices Act (AOPA). The requirements under AOPA are aimed at supporting the sustainable growth of the livestock...