Cleartech Wins Environmental Cup!

24th Annual Environmental Cup Slo-Pitch Tournament held Saturday, August 20th AUGUST 22, 2016 – The BCEIA would like to congratulate Cleartech for winning both the regular season and Environmental Cup!   Cleartech defeated Associated Engineering/AGAT in the final game of the 24th season of the Environmental Slo-Pitch League to capture the Cup. Steve Sumsion of McCue Engineering […]

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BCEIA 3rd Annual Fall Luncheon: Land and Marine Based Spill Response

Friday, October 14, 2016 | Union Club, Victoria, BC We are pleased to announce that the BCEIA’s 3rd Annual Fall Luncheon: Land and Marine Based Spill Response will take place on Friday, October 14th in Victoria, BC. The speakers for the event have been confirmed –  Graham Knox (Ministry of the Environment), Michael Lowry (Western […]

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24th Annual Environmental Cup Slo-Pitch Tournament

24th Annual Environmental Cup Slo-Pitch Tournament Saturday, August 20, 2016 Strathcona Park | Vancouver, BC The 24th Annual Environmental Cup Slo-Pitch Tournament, hosted by the BCEIA, takes place on Saturday, August 20th, 2016 at Strathcona Park in the City of Vancouver.  Come out and cheer on your favourite Environmental Professionals as they compete for the Environmental Cup. […]

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BC MoE: CSR and HWR Decoupling Amendments Approved

Amendments will be the subject of a presentation at the upcoming 2016 Site Remediation in BC Conference JULY 21, 2016 – On July 19, 2016, the BC government amended the Hazardous Waste Regulation (HWR) and the Contaminated Sites Regulation (CSR) under the Environmental Management Act (EMA) to “decouple” certain provisions of the CSR and the […]

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BC MoE: New EPH Solids PBM Analytical Method Posted for Review

Comments accepted until August 20, 2016 JULY 19, 2016 – The following new analytical method: “Extractable Petroleum Hydrocarbons (EPH) in Solids by GC/FID” developed with the assistance of the British Columbia Environmental Laboratory Technical Advisory Committee (BCELTAC), has now been posted for review to the ministry’s Sampling, Methods & Quality Assurance webpage, BC Environmental Laboratory […]

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National Industrial Symbiosis Program (NISP)

Industry Webinars to be held July 20 and August 3 July 15, 2016 – Light House Sustainable Building Centre, with the support of the City of New Westminster, City of Surrey, BC Innovation Council, and BC Ministries of Environment; Energy and Mines; Agriculture; Community Services & Community Development; Technology, Innovation and Citizen Services; and Jobs, […]

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BC MoE Webinar: Prevention of Contamination from Soil Relocation

Webinar to take place on Tuesday, July 19th The BC Ministry of the Environment invites comments on the Ministry of Environment Land Remediation Section intentions paper titled “Prevention of Contamination from Soil Relocation.” This intentions paper has now been posted on the ministry’s Land Remediation website, and the ministry has prepared consultation questions that can be […]

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British Columbia Environmental Management Act Legislation and Commentary – Just Published

BCEIA Member Harper Grey LLP releases 4th edition guide to BC’s contaminated sites This practical handbook is written with the busy advisor/businessperson in mind, from lawyers to consultants, and landowners to developers.  Doing business these days means dealing with companies and lands that are subject to environmental regulation.  Knowledge is the key to minimizing liability […]

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Intern Subsidy: ECO Canada’s 2016 EYC Internship Program Accepting Host Applications

Receive up to $15,000 to hire an environmental intern July 12, 2016 – You could be eligible for the EYC Internship program, an Environment and Climate Change Canada funded program that provides organizations up to $15,000 in free wage-subsidies to encourage the hiring of new graduates and young professionals in the environmental industry working within science, […]

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