Saskatchewan Chapter

Information Resources for Saskatchewan Members

Metal Theft

Saskatchewan currently has no legal requirements for recycling businesses regarding the collection of information on purchased materials. CARI is, however, watching carefully as other provinces consider new rules for source identification and data retention.

We are actively advocating to ensure that government does not make recyclers responsible for crime prevention. CARI’s position on material theft policy is outlined here.

ELV Standards

The Used Petroleum and Antifreeze Products Stewardship Regulations

Fire Safety

The Office of the Fire Marshall has published fire safety standards and practices specifically for recycling and waste processing yards:

Employee Health & Labour Codes

These links provide current information on worker’s rights and safety standards:

Environmental Protection

Here is a starter kit for compliance with legislation concerning waste water, air quality, hazardous materials, etc.


Anyone who transports waste, including potentially hazardous material, is subject to both provincial and federal standards for vehicle safety and driver training. Key guidelines for operators include:

Handling Special Materials

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