Public Notice
Arlington Asbestos Waste Disposal Facility Expansion Project — Public Comments Invited

December 1, 2017 – The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed Arlington Asbestos Waste Disposal Facility Expansion Project, located in Arlington West, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia.

To help inform this decision, the Agency is seeking comments from the public and Indigenous groups on the project and its potential effects on the environment, as described in the summary of the project description.

Written comments in either official language must be submitted by December 21, 2017 to:

Arlington Asbestos Waste Disposal Facility Expansion Project
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
200-1801 Hollis Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N4
Telephone: 902-426-0564
CEAA.Arlington.ACEE@ceaa-acee.gc.ca

Map depicting the location of the project, as described in the current document.

All comments received will be considered public. For more information on the Agency's privacy policies, consult the Privacy Notice on its web site at canada.ca/ceaa.

To view a summary of the project description or for more information, visit the Agency's website at canada.ca/ceaa (Registry reference number 80142).

The Proposed Project

Arlington Heights C&D Limited is proposing the expansion of its existing asbestos disposal facility located in Arlington West, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia. The Arlington Asbestos Waste Disposal Facility Expansion Project would increase the hazardous waste input capacity of this asbestos disposal facility by 112%. Proposed components of the project include drainage ditches, sediment ponds, a berm to block sound and dust, and waste storage cells (3 current and 4 proposed).

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