Hazwoper: should the Canadian chemical industry adopt an American model–for safety’s sake?

Canada’s chemical industry may find support coming from an

Paul Heaney, Director of Education & Training CPA, pictured with Kevin Duffy accepting a prize on behalf of Audrey Duffy for Financial Accounting and prize sponsor David McGee, RSA

unlikely quarter in its drive toward better safety for employees and

better relations with the general public. Support comes in the form of

the Hazardous Waste Hazardous waste

Any solid, liquid, or gaseous waste materials that, if improperly managed or disposed of, may pose substantial hazards to human health and the environment. Every industrial country in the world has had problems with managing hazardous wastes.