1. The purpose of this Regulation is to protect the environment against pollution related to the handling of contaminated soils.
It establishes rules for contaminated soil storage and the establishment, operation and closure of contaminated soil transfer stations.
Subject to section 4, the contaminated soils to which this Regulation applies are soils that contain contaminants in a concentration greater than the limit values in Schedule I. In addition, for the purposes of Chapter III, soils containing contaminants listed in Schedule III are also covered by this Regulation.
O.C. 15-2007, s. 1; O.C. 796-2019, s. 11.