Latest News

In category: "News"


  • NPRI Reporting Changes for Hexavalent Chromium RY 2018 & 2019

    Environment and Climate Change Canada have published a change in Canada Gazette, Vol. 152, No. 3 dated January 20, 2018 with respect to reporting hexavalent chromium (and its compounds). PART 1 CRITERIA FOR REPORTING SUBSTANCES LISTED IN PART 1 OF SCHEDULE 1 7. Despite subsection 6(1), a person subject to the Chromium Electroplating, Chromium Anodizing […]

    Read News
  • Ontario Food and Organic Waste Framework EBR # 013-1814

    As per the MOECC, EBR Notice # 013-1814, The province has developed a proposed Food and Organic Waste Framework (“Framework”). Together with the Strategy for a Waste-Free Ontario: Building a Circular Economy and Ontario’s Climate Change Action Plan, the proposed Framework will help Ontario build a circular economy and fight climate change. The Framework consists […]

    Read News
  • President’s Corner Issue 2

    Dear CASF Member and Industry Supporter, Happy New Year! Welcome to 2018! Let’s take a moment to reflect on 2017. It was fast-paced and full of surprises to say the least. Top news stories that come to mind are Donald Trump, sexual harassment, hurricanes, political upheaval and refugees, and ISIS, to name a few! That’s […]

    Read News
  • CME SMART Green Program – Enhancements Made in 2017

    Full details about SMART Green Program can be found by clicking here . *********************************************************************************************************************** The Ontario Energy Board approved an increase in natural gas prices effective January 1, 2017, of 3.3 cents per cubic meter (or about 20%), for facilities too small to participate in Ontario’s Cap & Trade program. This may have a large negative […]

    Read News
  • NRCan Energy Efficiency Program Cost-Shared Assistance

    Natural Resources Canada has funding available to help companies with energy management related projects and studies. We offer up to 50% of eligible projects costs to a maximum of $40K for items such as consulting fees, training and salaries. Our programs are stackable with funding from other sources including provincial governments, municipalities and utilities. For […]

    Read News
  • ENERGY STAR for Industry Program

    ENERGY STAR for Industry program is delivered by Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) in cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and recognizes verifiable energy achievements. Participation in the program demonstrates the willingness of Canadian businesses and organizations to drive the transition to a low-carbon, clean-growth economy. There are two components to the program: ENERGY STAR […]

    Read News
  • Chris Ballard Ontario’s New Minister of the Environment and Climate Change

    As per the Media Release by MOECC July 31, 2017, Glen Murray Minister of Environment and Climate Change resigns his position and Chris Ballard appointed. Read full article here. Full list of cabinet members here.

    Read News
  • Ontario’s Fair Hydro Plan

    As per the Ministry of Energy “starting this summer, electricity bills will be reduced 25 on average for households across Ontario.”  This will be beneficial to many small businesses and farms! “Bills won’t increase beyond rate of inflation for four years.” Read here for more information from Ministry of Energy. Read here for other information. […]

    Read News