Environment and Climate Change Canada will be hosting a webinar series in order to provide a better understanding of the requirements under the Environmental Emergency Regulations, 2019 (E2 Regulations, 2019). The E2 program has prepared five different webinars on specific E2 Topics to be presented over the next months. The webinars will be held in both official languages on separate times. Below are the five topics of this webinar series and tentative dates and times for the English presentations.

Webinar Topic

Tentative date and time

An Introduction to the E2 Regulations, 2019

February 22 

13:00 – 14:00 EST

Container Systems, Segregation Valves and Calculations

March 23

13:00 – 14:00 EST

Development of Environmental Emergency Scenarios in an E2 Plan

April 20

13:00 – 14:00 EST

Simulation Exercises

May 25

13:00 – 14:00 EST

Public notification

June 22

13:00 – 14:00 EST

The first English webinar of the series, An Introduction to the E2 Regulations, 2019, will be held on February 22 from 13:00 to 14:00 EST. Space will be limited and those unable to attend can request a recording of the webinar and related material after the official presentation by sending a request to ue-e2@ec.gc.ca .

To register for the first webinar of this series, please answer to this registration form

Registration for the other topics of this series will be released closer to the scheduled date.

For more information related to the Environmental Emergency Program, please visit Environment and Climate Change Canada’s Web site at  https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/environmental-emergencies-program.html  

Should you have any questions, please communicate with

Environmental Emergencies Division

Environment and Climate Change Canada

351 Saint Joseph Boulevard, 17th floor

Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0H3

Email: ue-e2@ec.gc.ca  

SOURCE: Environnement et Changement climatique Canada