Environmental Compliance Approval application ready for comment

Waste Management of Canada Corporation (WM) has submitted an Environmental Compliance Approval (ECA) application to the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) for the West Carleton Environmental Centre (WCEC) landfill expansion (better known as the Carp Mountain). ECA documents can be reviewed on the Waste Management website http://wcec.wm.com/index.asp . Comments and questions on the proposal can be sent to Mr. Tesfaye Gebrezghi at Tesfaye.Gebrezghi@ontario.ca .
The landfill expansion will cover an area of 38 hectares and reach an elevation of 155 meters. It will have a volume of 6,500,000 cubic meters and take up to 400,000 tonnes of garbage each year.