1B – Brownfields Regulation and Compliance: The New Regime

Preliminary Course Agenda

May 7, 2019
Course Description

This popular one-day compliance “clinic” provides an essential update to enable consultants, governments, proponents, developers, municipalities and environmental professionals to successfully navigate practical issues arising from the new rules for excess soil, contaminated sites, risk assessment and liability.

Course Chair

Janet Bobechko, Senior Partner, Certified Specialist (Environmental Law), Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Course begins 9 AM

What’s new: The Ford government’s approach to brownfields development and the new excess soil regulation

Overview of the site and risk assessment regime

Law, liability and due diligence: What site owners and consultants need to know

Emerging contaminants

Vapour intrusion: Emphasis on practicality for due diligence risk assessment

Site remediation: Planning and budgeting

Emerging remediation methods and technologies

Management and development of contaminated sites and movement of excess soil – Panel discussion

Q&A Period

Course ends 5 PM

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