Share your thoughts: Proposed Regulations Respecting the Reduction in the Release of Methane (Waste Sector)

Current status: Open

Opened on June 29, 2024, and will close to new input on August 28, 2024.

Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) is seeking your comments and feedback on the proposed Regulations Respecting the Reduction in the Release of Methane (Waste Sector). The comments received will be considered when developing the final Regulations.

Background

The proposed Regulations Respecting the Reduction in the Release of Methane (Waste Sector) aim to reduce total methane emissions from Canadian landfills by about 50 per cent by 2030 (from 2019 levels). The proposed Regulations would require landfills to control methane emissions, and ensure landfill gas recovery systems capture as much methane as possible.

Owners and operators of regulated landfills would be required to:

Join in: how to participate

Please read our privacy statement for this consultation.

Share your ideas online

You can provide your comments on the proposed Regulations using the online commenting feature available directly in the Canada Gazette publication.

For more information on how to submit comments, please visit the comment on proposed regulations page.

Send us an email

Share your ideas or comments or request to be added to our stakeholder contact list by emailing us at ges-dechets-ghg-waste@ec.gc.ca.

Participate by mail

Share your ideas or comments by mail to the address listed below.

Who is the focus of this consultation

We would like to hear from:

Related information

Contact us

Waste Reduction and Management Division
Environment and Climate Change Canada
351 St. Joseph Blvd., Place Vincent Massey
Gatineau, QC  K1A 0H3

Email: ges-dechets-ghg-waste@ec.gc.ca

Environment and Climate Change Canada Inquiry Centre: 1-800-668-6767

Page details

Date modified: