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BCEIA Victoria Luncheon - Registration Now Open! Annual fall luncheon to take place Friday, October 2nd at the Union Club

Register Online! Featured presenters:

Ken Paulson - Chief Operating Officer with the BC Oil and Gas Commission
Gordon Wilson - LNG Advocate
Brian Hansen - ADM & Lead Negotiator for Energy & LNG Initiative Read More...

SDTC Funding Call for Applications is Now Open SDTC supports technologies that address the challenges of Clean Air, Soil, Water and Climate Change

AUGUST 26, 2015 - SDTC offers funding opportunities for cleantech development projects. The SD Tech Fund™ and the SD Natural Gas Fund™ are open for applications from August 26 to October 14, 2015. Read More...

Export Development Canada Announces New Online Credit-Insurance Product Trade Protect developed to support Canadian exporters

Export Development Canada (EDC) has launched a new, online credit-insurance product which can assist you in capitalizing on your export opportunities. Trade Protect provides protection against the risk of non-payment by your foreign customers.  Read More...

Recruitment: Sustainable Technology Mission to Poland Sustainable technology companies invited to apply to Canadian Pavilion at POL-ECO-SYSTEM 2015

The Embassy of Canada in Poland is recruiting Canadian sustainable technology companies for the 2015 Sustainable Technology Mission to Poland which will take place on October 25-30, 2015, in Warsaw and Poznań, on the occasion of POL-ECO-SYSTEM 2015. Read More...

Taking Advantage of LNG Opportunities Discover new opportunities and build partnerships with the new LNG-Buy BC tool

There is a growing need for natural gas outside North America. To address this need, over the past several years approximately 20 proponents have applied for export licenses, paving the way for British Columbia to establish a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) export industry.  Read More...

Changes to the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations Affecting the BC Manifest and Supplement Forms Ensure older manifests and supplement forms conform to recent federal changes

Changes to the federal Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulation that will likely affect transportation operations  came into effect on July 15, 2015 (TDGR).  Read More...

BCIT to Offer a New Graduate Certificate in Building Energy Modelling New program begins September 1st

Energy Modelling is an important area of specialization of Building Science; as such, the Graduate Certificate in Building Energy Modelling builds on the strengths and success of the Building Science Graduate Program at BCIT with a focus on the fundamental heat, air, and moisture transport principles, and their application to building systems integration. Emphasis is placed on mechanical systems design, operation, and control; and their integration with the building envelope. Read More...

Province of British Columbia: BC Bid Consultation Deadline for Input on Source to Contract (S2C) is July 15th

The Province of BC has initiated consultation and planning processes to potentially replace BC Bid. This process is called Source to Contract (S2C), and is intended to develop better ways to establish contracts and manage the purchasing process. Read More...

McElhanney adds to environmental expertise with new appointment McElhanney is pleased to announce the appointment of Harry H. Kim as Environmental Business Lead for its Prairies Region

Based out of the Calgary branch, Harry Kim, PEng, is responsible for leading McElhanney's rapidly growing environmental team in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Read More...

BCEIA 2015 Environment Guide Now Available Download the PDF version or request a print copy

The fifth edition of the  British Columbia Environment Industry Guide is your doorway to an industry sector that is growing faster than the economy as a whole - a sector full of opportunity for a new generation of highly skilled and educated workers.

Our industry provides the services and support needed to protect our natural and social environments in a period of rapid expansion. 
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McCue Engineering Contractors Introduces New Service BCEIA Member now a certified Liquid Boot applicator and the only certified applicator in B.C.

To complement their soil vapour management services, McCue Engineering Contractors  now has the capability to apply Liquid Boot, which is a cold spray-applied, water-based membrane that shields against vapour intrusion.  Read More...

FCM launches new peer-learning program to help communities remediate and redevelop contaminated sites Leadership in Brownfield Renewal (LiBRe) activities to begin in September

June 17, 2015, Toronto, ON - Today, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) launched a new program to help municipalities better understand, navigate and reduce the barriers to brownfield redevelopment. FCM unveiled the program at the Canadian Brownfields Network's annual conference in Toronto, ON. Read More...

2015 Environmental Management Awards - Finalists Announced! June 18, 2015 | Royal Vancouver Yacht Club, Point Grey

The EMA awards are dedicated to recognizing and celebrating extraordinary achievements in environmental management. Congratulations to the BCEIA Member on this year's finalists list - ALS Environmental, CARO Analytical Services, Maxxam Analytics, Stantec, and Triton Environmental Consultants Ltd.! Read More...

3rd Annual BCEIA 'Members at Work' Photo Contest Contest closes September 1st, 2015

The third annual BCEIA "Members at Work" Photo Contest is now open to all BCEIA members.  The contest is a great way to promote your environmental work in the field, office or facility! Read More...

Public Comments Invited - WesPac Tilbury Marine Jetty Project Written comments must be submitted by June 11, 2015

OTTAWA, May 22, 2015 - As part of the strengthened and modernized Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012 (CEAA 2012) put in place to support the government's Responsible Resource Development Initiative, the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed WesPac Tilbury Marine Jetty Project, located in British Columbia. Read More...

Bettering Environmental Stewardship and Technology Conference - This Week! BEST2015 Conference Opens Tuesday, May 19

The British Columbia Environment Industry Association is pleased to welcome deleagtes to the 2015 BEST conference agenda in Whistler! Read More...

14th Annual Environmental Cup Hockey Tournament - Congratulations to our 2015 Participants & Sponsors! Ambleside Consulting Named 2015 Champions!

Thank you to all of the participants, sponsors and volunteers who helped make the 2015 Environmental Cup Hockey Tournament a success.  Congratulations are due to the Champions, Ambleside Consulting, who defeated Matcon Environmental in the final.  Read More...

BCEIA Annual General Meeting May 19, 2015 Board of Directors to be Elected at Whistler Meeting

The 2015-16 BCEIA Board of Directors will be elected at the May 19th Annual General Meeting, taking place ahead of the BEST Conference in Empress Room C of the Chateau Fairmont Whistler. Read More...

Bettering Environmental Stewardship and Technology Conference BEST2015 Welcomes the BC Ministry of the Environment

The British Columbia Environment Industry Association is pleased to welcome the BC Ministry of the Environment to the 2015 BEST conference agenda in Whistler. The BC MOE will be hosting a Wednesday morning session dedicated to upcoming regulation changes and new protocols in development under the Environmental Management Act and Contaminated Sites Regulation. Read More...

Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. Opens Canada’s Largest Renewable Natural Gas Facility Converting landfill gas to natural gas demonstrates commitment to innovation and carbon reduction

TERREBONNE, QB Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. (the "Company" or  Progressive Waste Solutions") (NYSE, TSX: BIN) today celebrated the official opening of its renewable natural gas facility, the largest of its kind in Canada and one of the largest in North America.  Read More...