Solid Waste & Recycling


TDG and HazWaste modular workshops

Mark your calendars for three one-day modular workshops, September 16, 17 and 18 in Mississauga, Ontario.

Mark your calendars for three one-day modular workshops, September 16, 17 and 18 in Mississauga, Ontario.

The transportation of dangerous goods and the management of hazardous materials are becoming increasingly complex and are placing an ever expanding onus on all parties involved including manufacturers, shippers, generators, carriers, transfer and disposal facility operators.

These three one-day, modular workshops are designed to help participants navigate through the plethora of rules and regulations at the federal and provincial levels, that are necessary to ensure compliance. The programs have been developed in a modular format to address the needs of both new and experienced participants alike.

Module 1. Transportation of Dangerous Goods

The Transportation of Dangerous Goods regulations continue to be amended on a regular basis. This session is designed to show those who are new to the field how to comply with the regulations, and to give an update on the latest amendments to people who are
currently trained and active in the field.

Current to TDG amendment Schedules 6 and 7

Inter-modal and trans-border issues

Classification of dangerous goods

Labeling and placarding

Shipping documents

Packaging requirements


New Emergency Response requirements

New classification requirements for infectious substances

New classification requirements for miscellaneous materials

New exemption criteria

New emergency response requirements

Module 2. Hazardous Waste Management

Initiatives such as pre-notification, mixing restrictions, derived from rules, land disposal restrictions, recycling restrictions and the requirements of the Hazardous Waste Information Network registration process all add to the cumbersome task of regulatory compliance in this area. The new Landfill Disposal Restrictions (LDR) are placing significant, new, responsibilities on generators and service providers alike.

CEPA & Pre-notification

Ontario Regulations 347, 461 & 558

Physical and Chemical Properties of Classification

Waste Characterization Methodologies

Analysis Techniques, Chains of Custody

Waste Class Codes and Numbers

Registration and Manifesting


Characteristic & Specified Wastes and Schedules

Mixing, Blending and the Derived From Rule

Derived From Rule

Exemptions and Recycling

Hazardous Waste Information Network (HWIN)

Small Quantity Generators and Exemptions

Load Refusals

Part V Applications (Certificates of Approval)

Land Disposal Restrictions

Storage Restrictions

New definitions

New diagnostic criteria

The use of TCLP

Pre-Treatment of wastes

New Notification and Reporting requirements

Re-assessment and re-registration of wastes

Stream deactivation

Small Quantity Exemptions

Soils and Debris

Generator Registration for LDR

Alternative Treatment Technologies


Waste Analysis Plans and Pro-forma

Chains of Custody

Record Retention

Module 3. Workshop and Case Studies

Restricted to people who have either completed Days 1 and 2, or have an acceptable, provable, level of competence in TDG and Waste Management. This session is designed to act as a comprehensive review and refresher of the two areas. The day is comprised of workshop sessions and case studies that are designed to draw on participant skills to properly interpret and apply the appropriate regulatory documents to managed systems for TDG and Hazardous Waste.


The fee for each day is $500, for two days the fee for each day will be $475 and for three days $450. Fees are due at the time of booking, your registration will not be confirmed until payment is received in full.

For further information or to register, call 905-320-3861 or email

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