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Southwestern Landfill Environmental Assessment

Guiding Documents

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There are several documents that guide the Environmental Assessment process, as well as how landfills are designed, built, and operated. If you would like to speak with our project team or have any questions about the Environmental Assessment process, you can contact or Walker Environmental Ingersoll office Monday through Friday or email us at info@walkerea.com 

 

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Ontario Regulation 232/98

O. Reg. 232/98: Landfilling Sites is a regulation under the Environmental Protection Act that governs the regulatory and approval requirements for new or expanding landfills. The regulation includes requirements regarding ownership, design, financial assurance, operations, and closure. 

 

 

 

 

  

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Guideline D-4: Land Use On and Near Landfills or Dumps

Guideline D-4: Land Use On or Near Landfills or Dumps is provided by the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change as a guide for land use planning authorities on how to decide what types of land uses are appropriate near landfilled waste.

 

 

 

  

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Landfill Standards Guideline

Landfill Standards: A Guideline on the Regulatory and Approval Requirements for New or Expanding Landfills describes the regulatory and approval requirements for the design, operation, closure and post-closure care of new or expanding municipal (i.e. non-hazardous) waste landfilling sites. This Guideline is provided by the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change to help landfill owners, consultants, the public and other interested parties understand the requirements.

 

 

 

 

Cover of EA Consultation Code of PracticeCode of Practice - Consultation in Ontario's EA Process

The Code of Practice for Consultation in Ontario's Environmental Assessment Process outlines the Ministry of the expectations of the Environment and Climate Change regarding appropriate consultation. Proponents can use this Code of Practice as a resource tool to develop and implement a consultation plan.

 

 

 

 

Cover of Ontario EA Code of PracticeCode of Practice - Preparing and Reviewing EAs in Ontario

The Code of Practice for Preparing and Reviewing Environmental Assessments in Ontario outlines the legislative requirements and the expectations of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change for the preparation and review of an Environmental Assessment.

 

 

 

 

 

Cover of Ontario ToR Code of PracticeCode of Practice - Preparing and Reviewing ToRs in Ontario

The Code of Practice for Preparing and Reviewing Terms of Reference for Environmental Assessments in Ontario outlines the legislative requirements and the expectations of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change for the preparation and review of a Terms of Reference.