IJC invites comment on the Governments’ Progress Report under the Canada-US Air Quality Agreement

The deadline for comments is August 8, 2018 MARCH 28, 2018 – The International Joint Commission (IJC) invites public comment on the U.S. and Canadian governments’ 2016 Progress Report under the Canada-United States 1991 Air Quality Agreement. The report describes progress by Canada and the United States to reduce transboundary air pollution.  It summarizes key […]

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BEST 2018 – Full Conference Program Now Online

BRITISH COLUMBIA’S PREMIER ENVIRONMENT CONFERENCE!  May 9-11, 2018 | Fairmont Chateau Whistler | Whistler, BC The British Columbia Environment Industry Association’s BEST Conference attracts environmental professionals every May for two days of technical sessions, networking opportunities, and a sponsor exhibition. Register now! You don’t want to miss out on the “BEST” opportunity to network and learn about […]

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Environmental Management Act: Waste discharge fee increases will strengthen environmental protection

Fees set to increase April 1st MARCH 20, 2018 – For the first time in more than a decade, waste discharge fees and annual fees paid for by industry and local government will be increased to fund improved environmental protection in B.C., as well as to provide better service. Effective April 1, 2018, the following […]

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BC Ministry of the Environment: Staffing Announcement

Danielle Grbavac named as Director, Land Remediation MARCH 15, 2018 – Danielle Grbavac has been named as Director, Land Remediation within the Environmental Emergencies and Land Remediation Branch, Environmental Protection Division, Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy. Danielle has 15 years of experience working in environmental science, including marine geoscience, coastal geomorphology, climate change […]

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Introducing… the New BCEIA Logo!

Check out our new and improved look! As part of the BCEIA’s commitment to continuous improvement, we are excited to unveil our new logo – one which better represents the Association and the variety of industries our member companies encompass. The cube represents the different “sides” of the BCEIA and our member organizations, showcasing both […]

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BCEIA Board of Directors: Applications Now Being Accepted

Take advantage of this excellent opportunity to network and gain valuable insight into the Environment Industry. The BCEIA will choose its 2018 Board of Directors at the Association’s Annual General Meeting at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler on May 9th, 2017. Board Member positions are open to any BCEIA member. Please send your interest to *protected email* and […]

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Bettering Environmental Stewardship & Technology Conference (BEST 2018)

Keynote Speakers Announced Dr. Andrew Furey Founder and CEO of Team Broken Earth Thursday Luncheon Speaker Dr. Andrew Furey was shaken upon hearing of the devastation caused by the earthquake that hit Haiti in 2010, killing over 200,000 people. Haiti was in desperate need for help, so along with his wife Dr. Allison, and orthopedic […]

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BCIT Student Association Career Services: Employer Survey

Survey will be open for responses until March 16th BCITSA Career Services offers career services to students and employers as a non-profit and student-centered organization. The BCITSA is seeking information from employer partners on how to adapt their employer services to better meet the hiring and recruitment needs of local, provincial and national employers. Your time is […]

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Environmental Softball League: Now Signing Up Teams for the 2018 Season

Calling all Environmental Softball Players! The Environmental Softball League, which has been in existence for over 20 years, runs from late April to August each year. Games are 7 innings long and are played on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday evenings at Gordon Park or Tisdall Park in Vancouver. The year end Environmental Cup Tournament is […]

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