Thank you for visiting ECELAW's Information Library! We are currently making some changes to the library and are in the process of updating our Legislation and Publications sections. If you can't find something you're looking for, please check back soon. You can also send questions to [email protected]
Donate Now Through!
facebook linkedin twitter


A review of recent cases that deal with challenging discretionary decisions the Minister/Regulator has authority to make under the environmental law and regulatory framework within Atlantic Canada. This paper focuses on the province of Nova Scotia.

Lucas, Alastair R., William A. Tilleman, and Elaine L. Hughes. Environmental Law and Policy. Toronto: Emond Montgomery Publications, 2003. Chapter 8: Pollution Prevention and Environmental Liability: The Evolution of the Law of Toxic Real Estate, Contamin ...

Benidickson, Jamie. Environmental Law. Essentials of Canadian law. Toronto: Irwin Law, 2002. Chapter 11: Remediation and Restoration of Contaminated Lands




Want to learn more about a legal phrase or term? Take a look at our glossary to see if we can help.

How to Use This Library

Learn how to use the Information Library to your advantage, and explore our FAQs!


  1. Name(*)
    Please let us know your name.
  2. Email(*)
    Please let us know your email address.
  3. Message(*)
    Please let us know your message.
  4. (*)
    Invalid Input