Waste & Recycling


  • Tervita Corporation to clean up creek at Victoria airport

    August 13, 2019 by SWR Staff

    SIDNEY, BC – The Government of Canada has awarded a contract to Tervita Corporation to restore the environmental health of Reay Creek’s bed by removing elevated concentrations of metals in sediments found in Transport Canada-owned Victoria Airport lands. The creek

  • Federal contamination cleanup to create sector jobs

    July 29, 2019 by SWR Staff

    VICTORIA – Tthe Government of Canada is renewing the Federal Contaminated Sites Action Plan for another 15 years (2020–2034) and will spend $1.16 billion from 2020 to 2024. With this new funding, it is estimated that 242 sites will be

  • Funding announced for Harrietsfield remediation

    May 27, 2019 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    HARRIETSFIELD, NS – The governments of Canada and Nova Scotia are providing funding to support the Harrietsfield Remediation Project. This project consists of the restoration and proper containment of 10 hectares of contaminated soil in a former landfill and debris