Waste Management

Context

Previous and current mining operation engendered waste and environmental liability over the territory of interest of a First Nation community.

Actions

Atmacinta helped to:

  • Mobilize funding partners

  • Coordinate site assessments

  • Coordinate the treatment and recycling of hazardous wastes, used drums and scrap metal

Results
  • Remediation of hundreds of used drums full of hazardous waste

  • Recycling of thousands of empty drums and hundreds of metric tons of scrap metal