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Forest Residues to Energy: Is this a pathway towards healthier communities? (UBC Bridge Program)

Forest residues are non-merchantable woody biomass found in forests and wood waste from logging practices and industrial operations, such as sawmills. Forest residues are a convenient fuel for open-burning and conventional biomass burning systems (e.g., fireplaces and wood stoves), but more recently have been considered as a fuel for advanced wood combustion (AWC) integrated energy systems, used...

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Workshops Presentations

On Shaky Ground - Evidence of Public Health Impacts from Hydraulic Fracturing

The BCCDC/NCCEH Environmental Health Seminar Series provides an opportunity for learning and knowledge exchange on a variety of environmental health topics. The seminars can be attended in-person or online. Speaker: Anne-Marie Nicol, MES, PhD, Environmental Health Scientist, NCCEH Abstract: This seminar describes the processes involved in shale gas production, including hydraulic fracturing, and...

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Legislation

Wastewater and Storm Drainage Regulation, Alta Reg 119/1993

Municipal Wastewater Regulation, BC Reg 87/2012

Code of Practice for the Discharge of Produced Water from Coalbed Gas Operations, BC Reg 156/2005

Petroleum Storage and Distribution Facilities Storm Water Regulation, BC Reg 168/94

Pulp Mill and Pulp and Paper Mill Liquid Effluent Control Regulation, BC Reg 470/90

Regulation respecting waste water disposal systems for isolated dwellings, CQLR c Q-2, r 22

The Private Sewage Works Regulations, RRS c P-37.1 Reg 14

The Plumbing Regulations, RRS c P-37.1 Reg 13

Sewerage System Regulation, BC Reg 326/2004

Collection & Disposal of Wastes Regulation, Man Reg 321/88 R

Water Works, Sewerage and Sewage Disposal Regulation, Man Reg 331/88 R

General Sanitation Regulations, RRNWT 1990, c P-16

General Sanitation Exemption Regulations, RRNWT 1990, c P-17

Public Sewerage Systems Regulations, RRNWT 1990, c P-22

Industrial and Construction Camps Regulations, NS Reg 40/42

Asbestos Waste Management Regulations, NS Reg 53/95

On-site Sewage Disposal Systems Regulations, NS Reg 194/2007

Solid Waste Resource Management Regulations, NS Reg 25/96

General Sanitation Regulations, RRNWT (Nu) 1990 c P-16

Public Sewerage Systems Regulations, RRNWT (Nu) 1990 c P-22

Camps in Unorganized Territory, RRO 1990, Reg 554

Summer Trailer Court, Tenting and Camp Areas Regulations, PEI Reg EC167/69

Water and Sewerage Act, RSPEI 1988, c W-2

Shoreland Pollution Control Regulations, 1976, Sask Reg 54/76

The Environmental Management and Protection Act, 2002, SS 2002, c E-10.21

Rubbish Disposal Regulations, YCO 1962/150

Sewage Disposal Systems Regulation, YOIC 1999/82

Trailer Coach Park Regulations, YCO 1962/26

Land-based Finfish Waste Control Regulation, BC Reg 68/94

Placer Mining Waste Control Regulation, BC Reg 107/89

Waste Control Regulation, Alta Reg 192/1996

Tourist Accommodation Health Regulations, RRNWT 1990, c P-24