Environmental Stewardship

Environmental Stewardship

Mill Site

SLS will ensure that our operations are conducted with the highest consideration for environmental safeguard, due diligence and continual improvement.

It is the responsibility of the Environmental Coordinator to:

  • Communicate the requirements of the Alberta Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act, regulations and guidelines to the President, Supervisors and key staff.
  • Manage on-site activities to meet or exceed the regulated requirements and conditions of our Alberta Environmental Protection and Enhancement approvals.
  • Monitor emissions as outlined in our operating licences.
  • Report and communicate with Alberta Environmental Protection.

It is the responsibility of all Mangers, Supervisors and key staff to ensure that:

  • Daily activites of employees and contractors comply with the requirements of our operating approvals and the Alberta Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act.
  • Operating emissions are monitored and ensure that they conform to our operating approvals.
  • Any issues are reported to the Environmental Coordinator.

It is the responsibility of all employees to:

  • Look for potential environmental hazards and notify company management of that hazard.
  • Provide suggestions involving was reduction, recovery, reuse and recycling.
  • Report any releases.

We will be proactive to:

  • Reduce, recover, reuse, recycle.
  • Reduce emissions.
  • Advance our environmental technologies and awareness.
  • Handle, store and dispose of hazardous materials correctly.
  • Minimize wastes.

We will maintain environmental emergency plans and readiness in the event of accidental releases.

We will communicate with government regulators, local authorities and stakeholders regarding our environmental safeguards.