Window on Wastewater

October 21, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Senior policy staff from Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) will provide updates on policy work related to the Wastewater Systems Effluent Regulations (WSER), the Northern Regulatory Framework, and monitoring of chemicals in wastewater. We’ll also receive updates on ECCC’s work on monitoring of effluent, influent and biosolids, as well as reporting on the ECCC’s work on the Technology Inventory for Small Communities.

Following the ECCC’s update, we’ll provide a presentation on recent amendments to the Canada Plumbing Code and the implications this may have on water and wastewater utilities.

Speakers include:

  • Beth Weir—Manager of Operations, Maintenance and Monitoring at York Region, and Chair of the Canadian Water and Wastewater Association’s (CWWA) Wastewater Committee—Moderator