The Landfill Gas Management Regulation, under the Greenhouse Gas Reduction (Emissions Standards) Statutes Amendment Act, 2008, became effective on January 1, 2009. It establishes province-wide criteria for landfill gas capture from municipal solid waste landfills in B.C. There will be a phase-in of the new requirements to take into account economic and technical feasibility.

For further information please see: http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/epd/codes/landfill_gas/index.htm