The Regulation respecting pulp and paper mills and amending various regulatory provisions was published in the Gazette officielle du Québec on October 3, 2007. The Regulation came into force on November 1, 2007. The Regulation applies to a reserved area or an agricultural zone established under the Act.

The comprehensive Regulation covers the following areas: wastewater management, atmospheric emission standards, monitoring and analysis of effluent and wastewater, measurement of emissions and pulp and paper mill residual materials management. The Regulation is available at