Mine Overlay Site Testing (MOST) Facility Open House
The MOST Facility, a research station specializing in the development
and commercialization of innovative mine waste cover systems, will be
hosting an open house on Thursday, July 7.
Showcasing a new 3600 sq ft high bay test facility, MOST staff will
be on hand to deliver live demonstrations on projects dealing with mine
cover development solutions, landfill covers, brownfield site
decommissioning and geomembrane testing.
The open house runs from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m., with opening remarks
being given at 2 p.m. The event will take place at the MOST Facility at
the U of S Crop Science Field Lab at 2101 – 108th Street.
For more informationEYC Internship Program
Funded through Environment and Climate Change Canada’s Science
Horizons Program, the Environmental Youth Corps (EYC) Internship Program
gives eligible employers who work in science, technology, engineering,
or mathematics (STEM), up to 50% of an intern’s salary (up to $15,000) for new full-time environmental jobs.
With over $7.0M in funding for 2016, this program helps businesses
grow their teams and provide meaningful environmental jobs for young
We are now accepting Phase 3 Applications until August 24, 2016. The EYC program is currently 80% allocated.
to take part in this program? See the website and apply today!
Saskatchewan Environmental Code chapters now in effectOn
June 1, 2015
The Environmental Management and Protection Act, 2010 came into force,
along with the full Saskatchewan
Environmental Code, 28 standards, and three regulations:
Environmental Management and Protection (General) Regulations
Environmental Management and Protection (Saskatchewan Environmental Code Adoption)
Waterworks and Sewage Works Regulations
guidelines and chapters are described here, with links to related information
on the Ministry of Environment’s website. All other activities continue to be
governed by existing requirements.