Government of Nova Scotia Government of Nova Scotia Nova Scotia, Canada


Environmental Assessment


Asbestos Waste Management Site


This is to advise that on March 1, 2013 Marinus Verhagen Enterprises Limited registered the Asbestos Waste Management Site for environmental assessment, in accordance with Part IV of the Environment Act.

The purpose of the proposed undertaking is to construct an Asbestos Waste Management Site adjacent to the Proponent’s current Construction and Demolition (C&D) Waste Disposal Site located in McLellans Brook, Nova Scotia. Construction is scheduled to begin in spring 2013, with commissioning by mid-2013.

Minister's Decision

On April 22, the Minister of Environment released a decisionPDF Download Link (PDF:456k) concerning this review. The Minister has decided to approve the undertaking in accordance with Section 13(1)b of the Environmental Assessment Regulations, pursuant to Part IV of the Environment Act. The undertaking has been approved subject to a number of conditionsPDF Download Link (PDF:2.5mb).

Project Documents


Opportunities for Public Input

Public comments on the Registration Document were accepted until March 31, 2013.

Comments received, including any personal information, will be made available to the public from the Department of Environment and Climate Change library, 5th floor, Halifax Office (5151 Terminal Rd.).