Pollution and waste management

Track and reduce pollution and waste.

Services and information

Managing and reducing waste

Hazardous material, municipal solid waste, household garbage, agreements and recycling programs.

Contaminated sites

Identifying and managing federal contaminated sites.

Pollution sources and prevention

Pollutants, inventories, pollution prevention, report an incident.

National Pollutant Release Inventory

Guidance and tools on reporting to the inventory, accessing, analyzing and downloading data.

Managing substances in the environment

Assessment and management of chemicals, polymers and other substances.

Canadian Environmental Protection Act Registry

In this registry you can find documents relating to the administration of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999.

Pollution emergencies

Report an oil or chemical release (air, land or water). Get information on regulations and preparedness.

Understanding the Canadian Environmental Protection Act

About the act and how the federal government works to prevent pollution and protect the environment.

Climate change

Canada’s action, climate future, partnerships, adaptation, health, science, emissions reporting.

Zero plastic waste

Canadian actions on plastic waste and pollution.

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