News release

Environmental Assessment Begins for Proposed Northern Pulp Effluent Treatment Plant

The proposed new Northern Pulp effluent treatment plant project registered for environmental assessment today, Feb. 7.

The company’s registration document is available at www.novascotia.ca/nse/ea .

The 30-day public comment period begins today and will end March 9. Anyone who wants to share their views on this project should submit them at www.novascotia.ca/nse/ea/comments.asp or email ea@novascotia.ca .

Comments can also be mailed to:

Environmental Assessment Branch Nova Scotia Environment P.O. Box 442 Halifax, NS, B3J 2P8

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The proposed new Northern Pulp effluent treatment plant project registered for environmental assessment today (February 7th).

All the information filed by the company is on the Environment Department’s website.

There is a 30-day public comment period. People can submit comments online, by email or by mail.

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