Caring for Land

Ministry of the Environment Issues Order and Lays Charge Against Waste Management for Stormwater Discharge from Richmond Landfill

Recent inspections by the Ministry of the Environment (MOE) of the stormwater management facility at the Richmond Landfill near Napanee have resulted in the issuance of a Provincial Officer’s Order and a Provincial Offences Notice against Waste Management of Canada Corporation (WM).

The Provincial Officer’s Report regarding this matter states that: MOE staff inspected the stormwater management facility on November 16 and 26, 2010, and identified “various deficiencies”