Country:Canada
Year:2016
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:State/Regional
Date Effective:2016
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Other mandatory requirements
Climate Change Policy Targets:Resilience / Adaptation, Industry
Agency:Government of British Columbia
URL:http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/epd/codes/landfill_gas/
Legal References:http://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/environment/waste-management/garbage/garbage/landfillgasmanreg.pdf
Climate Change Description:

Aims to increase methane capture rate at landfills. Requires larger municipal solid waste landfills (>1000 tonnes methane/year) to install approved landfill gas capture systems with a capture rate target of 75%. Regulations will take effect in 2016.

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