Pollution and waste management

Find out about ways to 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.

Chemical substances management

Assessment and management of chemicals and toxic substances.

Canadian Environmental Protection Act Environmental Registry

Access information about the Canadian Environmental Protection Act.

Pollution emergencies

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

What we are doing


Environmental Offenders Registry

Browse this Registry to find corporate convictions.

The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Environmental Registry

Information on the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 and how it is administered.

National Pollutant Release Inventory

Find out about pollutants released in your neighborhood and across Canada.

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