Bettering Environmental Stewardship & Technology Conference (BEST 2018)

Early Bird Registration Now Open! May 9-11, 2018 | 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.  Conference registration includes a welcoming reception, technical sessions, keynote presentations, an off-site networking reception, and all meals and coffee […]

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Upcoming Environment Industry Events

Bettering Environmental Stewardship & Technology Conference (BEST 2018) Early Bird Registration Now Open! May 9-11, 2018 | 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.  Conference registration includes a welcoming reception, technical sessions, keynote presentations, an […]

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Ministry of the Environment: Contaminated Sites Additional Documents Approved

Stage 10 (Omnibus) and Stage 11 (Housekeeping) Amendments to Contaminated Sites Regulation DECEMBER 5, 2017 – The Director has approved an additional 7 documents related to the Stage 10 and Stage 11 amendments to the Contaminated Sites Regulation (CSR) and related consequential amendments to the Hazardous Waste Regulation (HWR) and Organic Matter Recycling Regulation (OMRR). The […]

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Ministry of Labour: BCEIA Member feedback requested on asbestos regulation changes

NOVEMBER 30, 2017 – The Cross-Ministry Asbestos Working Group has been mandated “to identify, review and report on outstanding risks that asbestos poses for British Columbians and the environment and on additional strategies and initiatives that the British Columbia government and its agencies could undertake to further protect people and the environment from the dangers […]

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BCEIA’s First Indigenous Affairs and Business Relationships Workshop a Success!

Stay tuned for future workshops! On November 9, the British Columbia Institute of Technology hosted members of the BCEIA at a workshop on Indigenous Affairs and Business Relationships.  The workshop was led by Kory Wilson, BCIT’s Executive Director of Aboriginal Initiatives and Partnerships. Participants discussed a variety of topics including the distinct groups of Aboriginal […]

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BC Ministry of the Environment: Cobalt Interim Background Groundwater Estimate

The ministry is hereby extending the cobalt interim background groundwater concentration estimate of 20 µg/L.  The value of 20 µg/L was originally established on October 4, 2002.  This measure is in response to a change in the drinking water standard for cobalt, approved under the Stage 11 amendment to the Contaminated Sites Regulation.  The interim […]

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BCEIA Winter Networking Social – November 16

Thursday, November 16, 2017 | 4:30 to 9 PM Terminal City Club – Skidmore Room 837 West Hastings Street | Vancouver, BC Join the British Columbia Environment Industry Association for its annual Winter Networking Social – one of our most popular events of the year! Registration is limited to BCEIA and EMA Members in good […]

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Indigenous Affairs and Business Relationships 101 – November 9

Thursday, November 9, 2017 – 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM British Columbia Institute for Technology (BCIT) Townsquare C | Burnaby, BC Registration Link Join us for this specially facilitated workshop presented by Kory Wilson, Executive Director, Indigenous Initiatives & Partnerships, BCIT. Learn about indigenous issues related to: Place and space of indigenous people in Canada […]

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Upcoming Environment Industry Events

Bettering Environmental Stewardship & Technology Conference (BEST 2018) Early Bird Registration Now Open! May 9-11, 2018 | 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.  Conference registration includes a welcoming reception, technical sessions, keynote presentations, an […]

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5th Annual BCEIA “Members at Work” Photo Contest – Deadline Extended

Contest closes November 17, 2017 The fifth annual BCEIA “Members at Work” Photo Contest is now open to all BCEIA members!  The contest is a great way to promote your environmental work in the field, office or facility. Contest Details: The contest is open to BCEIA members only (no professional photographers, please) Photographs of any […]

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