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Metal and Diamond Mining Effluent Regulations

Version of section 27 from 2018-06-01 to 2021-11-30:

 The owner or operator of a mine shall keep all records, books of account or other documents required by these Regulations at the mine for a period of not less than five years, beginning on the day on which they are made, including

  • (a) records relating to all final discharge points, including any changes to those records;

  • (b) records relating to effluent monitoring equipment, including the calibration of that equipment;

  • (c) records relating to the data referred to in section 9.1 of Reference Method EPS 1/RM/10, section 8.1 of Reference Method EPS 1/RM/13 and section 8.1 of Reference Method EPS 1/RM/14;

  • (d) compensation plans;

  • (e) emergency response plans, including each update to the plan;

  • (f) reports on any unauthorized deposits;

  • (g) reports or other documents prepared and data collected for the purposes of environmental effects monitoring studies; and

  • (h) records and reports of measurements with respect to the pH, temperature and concentration of any deleterious substance prescribed in section 3.

  • SOR/2018-99, s. 24

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