Environment Canada

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Environment Canada

Address:70 Cremazie St
Gatineau, QC K1A0H3

Web: www.ec.gc.ca Description:National agency charged with preserving and improving the quality of the natural environment, including water, air and soil. Works to help people make responsible decisions about the environment. Aids in protecting more than 400 species of internationally shared migratory birds, 11 million hectares of habitat, and 340 plant and animal species facing extinction. Funds more than 560 community action projects in support of the protection of Canada's natural heritage.

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Environment Canada currently has 31 weather radars, 84 sensors that detect lightning and about 1,200 weather and climate stations.
The arctic air mass will arrive in southern Ontario in the coming week and plunge the region into a deep freeze, Environment Canada said.
ACA asked Environment Canada to maintain as much consistency as possible between the Canadian and United States regulations, and opposed the agency's proposal to combine the consumer products, AIM coatings.
Data from the study has already begun to shape public policy, including a Screening Assessment on HBCD released by Environment Canada last fall.
A spokesman for Environment Canada was not available for comment.
The results of this study will help Environment Canada challenge the battery industry to improve the recovery and recycling of batteries.
The maps provide highway route weather conditions and forecasts, current road weather stations data, weather warnings, BC HighwayCams and Environment Canada city/airport weather data and forecasts, as well as links to Environment Canada's WeatherOffice website.
ARC's Fuels and Lubricants Group (FLG) will perform the fuel testing, while a Biofuels Technical Steering Committee (BTSC) consisting of representatives from ARC, NRCan and Environment Canada will approve all applications for incentives.
Contact: Jack Saunders, Environment Canada, phone 416-739-4785.
Environment Canada has apparently thrown in the towel in its legal efforts to shut down Winnipeg-based XPotential Products Inc.
He previously served as Deputy Minister of Environment Canada.
The National Water Research Institute in Burlington Ontario, a division of Environment Canada, has detected low levels of hormones from birth control pills in water samples.

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