April 25, 2018
The Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) is pleased to inform you that we are seeking your input on proposed regulations for excess soil management to promote the beneficial reuse of excess soil, while protecting human health and the environment.
This proposal supports implementation of Ontario’s Excess Soil Management Policy Framework (framework), which was finalized in December, 2016, and builds on the Excess Soil Regulatory Proposal which was released for input in April 2017. Changes have been made to the proposal based on input to the earlier proposal.
This proposal includes the following elements for your review and input:
A new proposed On-Site and Excess Soil Management Regulation
Management Regulation titled “Rules for On-Site and Excess Soil Management”
Consistent with the framework, this proposal has the following goals:
Engagement sessions are being planned and we look forward to continuing dialogue with interested partners on this regulatory proposal moving forward.
If you have any questions, would like to discuss this proposal or would like a hard copy of the proposal, please contact Laura Blease, Senior Policy Advisor, Environmental Policy Branch at (416) 325-8275 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Director, Environmental Policy Branch