News: Environment and Climate Change

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  • Thunder Bay Residents fined $4,500 for Pesticides Act Violations

    Ignace - Paul Poschmann and Paul Kiiskila pleaded guilty to one offence each and were fined a total of $4,500 for using and storing a pesticide without the required licence, contrary to the Pesticides Act.

    Court Bulletin | Environment and Climate Change

  • Automobile Company Fined $2,000 for Environmental Protection Act Violations

    Perth - Used car dealership South Keys Auto Sales Inc. pleaded guilty to two offence and was fined $2,000 for selling a motor vehicle that was missing emission control components, contrary to the Environmental Protection Act (EPA).

    Court Bulletin | Environment and Climate Change

  • Automobile Company Fined $750 for Environmental Protection Act Violations

    Newmarket - Automobile dealership, MacIver Dodge Limited pleaded guilty to one offence and was fined $750 for selling a motor vehicle that was missing emission control components, contrary to the Environmental Protection Act (EPA).

    Court Bulletin | Environment and Climate Change

  • Halton Hills Company fined $5,000 for Environmental Protection Act Violations

    Walkerton - 402725 Grey Road 4 Ltd. pleaded guilty to two offences and was fined $5,000, received a suspended sentence and two years' probation for failing to comply with conditions of an Environmental Compliance Approval by failing to submit written notification to the ministry of change of ownership and failing to provide financial assurance, contrary to the Environmental Protection Act (EPA).

    Court Bulletin | Environment and Climate Change

  • Loyalist Township Company fined $12,500 for Environmental Protection Act Violations

    Napanee - ABNA Investments Ltd. pleaded guilty to one offence and was fined $12,500 for permitting waste to be deposited on land that is not a waste disposal site for which an Environmental Compliance Approval has been issued, contrary to section 40 of the Environmental Protection Act (EPA).

    Court Bulletin | Environment and Climate Change

  • Lincoln/Smithville Company and Operator fined $6,000 for Ontario Water Resources Act Violations

    St. Catharines - Meat processing plant 2066888 Ontario Ltd. operating as Sanabil Halal Meat Farm and Ashfaq W. Siddiqi were convicted of six offences each and received six suspended sentences and a fine of $6,000 for discharging abattoir waste water into a creek, failing to comply with a Provincial Officer's Order in relation to an on-site sewage lagoon, and operating a sewage works without ministry approval, contrary to the Ontario Water Resources Act (OWRA).

    Court Bulletin | Environment and Climate Change

  • Ontario Taking Next Step to Go Waste-Free

    Ontario is working to create a zero-waste future with the launch of a strategy that will divert more waste from landfills, create jobs and help fight climate change.

    News Release | Environment and Climate Change

  • Cornwall Company fined $25,000 for Environmental Protection Act Violation

    Cornwall - Bolger Steel Fabrication Limited pleaded guilty to one offence and was fined $25,000 for discharging sandblasting material into the natural environment causing an adverse effect, contrary to the Environmental Protection Act (EPA).

    Court Bulletin | Environment and Climate Change

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