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This is where you can stay up to date with the changing Ontario environmental regulations and how it can affect you when needing your environmental compliance approval.

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Out of Compliance with O. Reg 419/05

Category: environmental compliance - Date: June 25, 2015

Ontario manufacturers are required to meet the air quality limits set-out in O. Reg 419/05 (AIR POLLUTION — LOCAL AIR QUALITY) as part of receiving an Environmental Compliance Approval (ECA) Several industries are facing challenges such as Steel Mills, Automotive Manufacturers, Metal Products Manufacturers, and Coating/Plating Facilities. As the limits for certain metals are becoming… Read More


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Environmental Compliance Approvals (ECA)

Category: environmental compliance - Date: June 24, 2015

Do you own or operate a facility? Whether Industrial, Commercial, or Institutional, chances are will need a regulatory approval prior to construction, building modifications, adding new equipment, or process changes. Formerly known as a Certificate of Approval (CofAs), approvals now come in two forms: Environmental Compliance Approval (ECAs) and Environmental Activity Sector Registry (EASR). Depending… Read More


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More Stringent Air Quality Standards Coming Into Effect

Category: environmental compliance - Date: June 23, 2015

Local air quality in Ontario is regulated by O. Reg 419/05 (Air Pollution – Local Air Quality). Simply put, this regulation defines the limits for contaminants that are discharged to air, and gives facilities three options for achieving environmental compliance approval. The first one is straightforward: be under the specified limits. In general, most facilities… Read More


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Using Drones For Data Collection

Category: environmental compliance - Date: June 2, 2015

Rubidium Environmental became the first environmental consulting firm in Canada to utilize drones (otherwise known as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)) to support data collection in difficult to reach or dangerous areas. As the winter is upon us, keeping everyone safe is a priority. Roofs are often covered in snow and ice, making it difficult to… Read More