NPRI submission date extended to July 31, 2020

June 20, 2020

The National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) is amending its deadline for 2019 reporting to July 31, 2020 as a submission date.  If you need help check this out information at…

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Plant level environmental compliance audits … what can you do?

July 8, 2020

We are all concerned about our plant level environmental compliance status! Everyday can be an opportunity to verify effectiveness and compliance. 3 key steps to effective plant level environmental compliance…

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Top Level Lifecycle Exercise can Reap Benefits for organization through ISO 14001:2015!

July 7, 2020

Top Level Lifecycle Exercise can Reap Benefits for organization through ISO 14001:2015! Even though the standard is clearly steering organizations away from a detailed life cycle assessment in the initial…

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Lifecycle Perspective for ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Systems

July 6, 2020

Lifecycle Perspective for ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Systems Getting a management perspective on life cycles in environmental terms is nothing particularly new.  But what is, is its direct incorporation into the latest version of ISO 14001:2015. The…

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Cannabis Odourous Industries Nuisance Bylaw issued by Town of Pelham

July 3, 2020

Cannabis / Odourous Industries Nuisance Bylaw has been issued by Town of Pelham. The bylaw seems to be focused on licensed (by Health Canada) producers of Cannabis but also mentions…

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Environmental Compliance Audits – 6 steps

July 2, 2020

Environmental Compliance Audits help to ensure business risks are reduced. Effective environmental compliance audits combine coverage of the facility, the operations, including regulatory approval requirements such as air emissions, water…

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Health and Safety Compliance Audits

June 30, 2020

Health and Safety Compliance audits, provide insight for achieving health and safety regulatory compliance! Most industrial operations should start off by completing an annual health and safety compliance audit for…

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Discussion on ISO 14001:2015 – interested parties

June 27, 2020

Readiness review – interested parties: Transition or upgrade to ISO 14001:2015 must be carefully managed.  Over the next few posts, we will highlight the changes for your consideration. NEW REQUIREMENT Clause…

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COVID-19: Managing Infection Risks During In-Person Dental Care includes Air Quality Circulation

June 25, 2020

The Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, has published on May 25, 2020, several recommendations pertaining to air circulation and sterilization cleaning times. If Dentists have not had the…

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Life Cycle Analysis – How LCA works

June 24, 2020

Life Cycle Analysis – How LCA works Life cycle analysis (LCA) is the systematic approach of looking at a product’s complete life cycle, from raw materials to final disposal of…

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Aluminum – 75% recycled

June 23, 2020

The Aluminum Association wants to remind everyone that recycling is a key part of the seasons tradition. The Aluminum Association said that when households are done with the aluminum pole,…

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