Pollution Prevention Planning Consultations

Current Consultations

Hydrazine

A Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on April 18, 2015, for a 60-day comment period. The consultation period for the Proposed Notice will take place from April 18, 2015, to June 17, 2015.

  • Proposed Notice Requiring the Preparation and Implementation of Pollution Prevention Plans in Respect of Hydrazine Related to the Electricity Sector (HTML) (PDF; 918 KB)

Interested parties may submit comments on the proposed P2 Planning Notice and Schedules in writing by mail, fax or E-mail to the addresses provided below:

Paola Mellow
Director, Electricity and Combustion Division
Energy and Transportation Directorate
Environment Canada
Place Vincent Massey, 11th Floor
351 St. Joseph Boulevard
Gatineau QC K1A 0H3
Email: ECD-DEC@ec.gc.ca

Halocarbons

A Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on April 18, 2015, for a 60-day comment period. The consultation period for the Proposed Notice will take place from April 18, 2015, to June 17, 2015.

  • Proposed Pollution Prevention Planning Notice in Respect of Halocarbons Used as a Refrigerant (HTML) (PDF; 918 KB)

Interested parties may submit comments on the proposed P2 Planning Notice and Schedules in writing by mail, fax or E-mail to the addresses provided below:

Lucie Desforges
Director, Chemical Production Division
Environment Canada
351 Saint-Joseph Boulevard, 11th Floor
Gatineau, Quebec
K1A 0H3
Telephone: (819) 938-4208
Fax: 819-938-4218
Email: OzoneProtectionPrograms@ec.gc.ca

Archived Consultations

The consultation period on these Notices has now ended.

Halocarbons

Draft Proposed Notice

This draft proposed notice was prepared for stakeholder review and comment from March 28, 2014, to May 1, 2014, in preparation for the Proposed Notice.

To obtain a copy of the Consultation Document, please send an email to OzoneProtectionPrograms@ec.gc.ca.

Hydrazine

Working Document

This working document was prepared for stakeholder review and comment from March 22, 2013, to May 6, 2013, in preparation for the Proposed Notice.

Cyclotetrasiloxane, octamethyl- (D4) in Industrial Effluents

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on January 15, 2011, for a 60-day comment period.

Bisphenol A

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on October 16, 2010, for a 60-day comment period.

Resin and Synthetic Rubber Manufacturing Sector – Isoprene

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on January 1, 2011, for a 60-day comment period.

  • Proposed Notice Requiring the Preparation and Implementation of Pollution Prevention Plans in Respect of Specified Substances on Schedule 1 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999, Related to the Resin and Synthetic Rubber Manufacturing Sector (HTML) (PDF; 1.2 MB)
  • Response to Stakeholders' Comments

Working Document

This working document was prepared for stakeholder review and comment from August 23, 2010, to September 20, 2010, in preparation for the Proposed Notice.

Polyurethane and Other Foam Sector (except Polystyrene) - Toluene Diisocyanates

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on July 3, 2010, for a 60-day comment period.

  • Proposed Notice Requiring the Preparation and Implementation of Pollution Prevention Plans in Respect of Specified Substances on Schedule 1 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999, Implicated within the Polyurethane and Other Foam Sector (except Polystyrene) (HTML) (PDF; 1.66 MB)

Working Document

This working document was prepared for stakeholder review and comment from November 12, 2009, to December 23, 2009, in preparation for the Proposed Notice.

Dental Amalgam Waste

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on April 18, 2009, for a 60-day comment period.

  • Proposed Notice regarding pollution prevention planning in respect of mercury releases from dental amalgam waste (HTML) (PDF; 1.45 MB)

Mercury Releases from Mercury Switches in End-of-life Vehicles

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on December 9, 2006, for a 60-day comment period.

  • Proposed Notice requiring the preparation and implementation of pollution prevention plans in respect of mercury releases from mercury switches in end-of-life vehicles processed by steel mills

Working Document

This working document was prepared for stakeholder review and comment from June 9, 2006, to July 27, 2006, in preparation for the Proposed Notice.

Base Metals Smelters and Refineries and Zinc Plants

Proposed Amendment

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on November 20, 2010, for a 60-day comment period.

  • Notice requiring the preparation and implementation of pollution prevention plans in respect of specified toxic substances released from base metals smelters and refineries and zinc plants -- Proposed amendment (HTML) (PDF; 940 KB)

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on September 25, 2004, for a 60-day comment period.

  • Proposed Notice requiring the preparation and implementation of pollution prevention plans in respect of specified toxic substances released from base metals smelters and refineries and zinc plants
  • Response to Stakeholders' Comments

Wood Preservation Facilities

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on May 14, 2005, for a 60-day comment period. The Proposed Notice and comments received provided the framework for the preparation of a draft final Notice.

  • Proposed Notice requiring the preparation and implementation of pollution prevention plans in respect of inorganic arsenic compounds, hexavalent chromium compounds, polychlorinated dibenzodioxins, polychlorinated dibenzofurans and/or hexachlorobenzene used by wood preservation facilities
  • Response to Stakeholders' Comments

Textile Mills that Use Wet Processing

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on June 7, 2003, for a 60-day comment period.

  • Proposed Notice Requiring the Preparation and Implementation of Pollution Prevention Plans in Respect of Nonylphenol (NP) and Its Ethoxylates (NPEs) Used in the Wet Processing Textile Industry and Effluents from Textile Mills That Use Wet Processing (TMEs)

Working Document

This working document was prepared for stakeholder review and comment from January 6, 2003, to January 31, 2003, in preparation for the Proposed Notice.

Nonylphenol and its Ethoxylates Contained in Products

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on November 29, 2003, for a 60-day comment period.

  • Proposed Notice Requiring the Preparation and Implementation of Pollution Prevention Plans in Respect of Nonylphenol (NP) and its Ethoxylates (NPEs) Contained in Products

Working Document

This working document was prepared for stakeholder review and comment from June 18, 2003, to July 31, 2003, in preparation for the Proposed Notice.

Inorganic Chloramines and Chlorinated Wastewater Effluents

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on June 7, 2003, for a 60-day comment period.

  • Proposed Notice Requiring the Preparation and Implementation of Pollution Prevention Plans for Ammonia Dissolved in Water, Inorganic Chloramines and Chlorinated Wastewater Effluents

Working Document

This working document was prepared for stakeholder review and comment from August 1, 2002, to November 18, 2002, in preparation for the Proposed Notice.

Dichloromethane

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on August 31, 2002, for a 60-day comment period.

  • Proposed Notice Requiring the Preparation and Implementation of Pollution Prevention Plans In Respect of Dichloromethane

Working Document

This working document was prepared for stakeholder review and comment from January 15, 2002, to February 15, 2002, in preparation for the Proposed Notice.

Draft Code of Practice

This Draft Code of Practice was prepared for stakeholder review and comment from July 12, 2002, to September 20, 2002.

Acrylonitrile

Proposed Notice

This Proposed Notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I on May 25, 2002, for a 60-day comment period.

  • Proposed Notice Requiring the Preparation and Implementation of Pollution Prevention Plans for Acrylonitrile

Working Document

This working document was prepared for stakeholder review and comment from April 5, 2002, to April 19, 2002, in preparation for the Proposed Notice.