Recydem Enviro Inc. - conviction information for 2020-10-05

Corporation details
Corporation name: Recydem Enviro Inc.
Address: 951, Notre-Dame Street
City: Saint-Rémi
Province/territory: Quebec
Postal code: J0L 2L0
Country: Canada
Sector or industry: 562 - Waste management and remediation services
Case details
Location of offense: 150, Montréal-Toronto Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec
Case summary: On March 19, 2016, Recydem Enviro Inc. sent PCBs or products containing them to a facility that was not authorized to destroy them.

1 Count: 19 (1)a) PCB Regulations
Enforcement notification: Two companies in Quebec fined a total of $75,000 for breaching the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999
Result: Guilty Plea
Date of conviction: 2020-10-05
Court level: Provincial and Territorial Court
Nature of offense(s):
  • Other
Additional details about the nature of the offense: Shipping to non-authorized facility.
Legislative details
Act Regulations Section(s)
Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (CEPA) PCB Regulations 19 (1)a) of the PCB Regulations
Date of sentencing: 2020-10-05
Location of sentencing: Montreal, Quebec
  • Fine,
  • Penalty for the EDF
Amount of fine(s): $25,000
Sentencing details:
On October 5, 2020, before the Court of Quebec, Recydem Enviro Inc. pleaded guilty to contravening paragraph 19(1)(a) of the PCB Regulations for not sending the PCBs for destruction to an authorized facility.
The company was fined a total of $25,000.
All these fines will be directed to the Environmental Damages Fund.
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