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The Canadian Environmental Protection Act seeks to achieve sustainable development, prevent pollution, work towards the elimination of persistent and bioaccumulative toxic substances, and to protect the environment. Part 4 of the Act deals with pollution ...

This Act seeks to protect the environment within New Brunswick. It has sections dealing with Pesticides control, designation of contaminants, restoration of land, wetland designation, coastal designation, solid waste commissions, generation of electricity ...

Goal is to protect the quality of water for a number of purposes, such as drinking and recreation, in the province. Grants the province control over all water resources in the province. Prohibits the release of contaminants, directly and indirectly, into ...

An industrial fire occurred at the Dura-Lite Heat Transfer Products Ltd. facility. The fire started in a storage drum that was supplied by CEDA Environmental Services, operated by Wasteco Environmental Services Ltd. Dura-Lite sued Wasteco in contract and ...

Environmental Goals and Sustainable Prosperity Act, S.N.S. 2007, c. 7 An un-enforceable Provincial law stating various environmental objectives to be met by the year 2020. The Act aims at achieving economic growth along with environmental sustainability b ...

The purpose of this Act is to protect, manage, and enhance the environment.   Section 9 discusses Environmental Assessment.

Municipal Government Act, R.S.N.S. 1998, c. 18; Part XX. This Act Copies the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act with necessary revisions to make it applicable to municipalities and municipal bodies. The Act aims to ensure that municipal ...

On-site Sewage Disposal Systems Regulations, N.S. Reg 194/2007. These regulations provide for privately designed disposal systems, including provision for innovative septic solutions.

Solid Waste-Resource Management Regulations, N.S. Reg. 25/96 Outlines how the Department of Energy and Labour intends to exercise its powers to manage solid waste per its Solid Waste Management Strategy.

Sulphide Bearing Material Disposal Regulations, N.S. Reg. 57/95




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