Q-2, r. 5 - Regulation respecting industrial depollution attestations

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0.1. Subdivision 1 of Division IV.2 of Chapter I of the Environment Quality Act (chapter Q-2) applies to the following industrial establishments, defined in particular on the basis of their primary activity under the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS 1998):
(1)  an industrial establishment manufacturing pulp intended for sale or a paper product within the meaning of section 1 of the Regulation respecting pulp and paper mills (chapter Q-2, r. 27);
(2)  an industrial establishment engaged in metal ore mining (2122) and non-metallic mineral mining and quarrying (2123) if the establishment has an ore mining capacity greater than 2,000,000 metric tons per year or an ore or mine tailing processing capacity greater than 50,000 metric tons per year;
(3)  an industrial establishment engaged in clay building material and refractory manufacturing (32712) if the establishment has a refractory brick production capacity greater than 20,000 metric tons per year;
(4)  an establishment engaged in glass manufacturing (327214) if its primary activity is to manufacture flat glass;
(5)  an establishment engaged in cement manufacturing (32731) if its primary activity is to manufacture Portland cement;
(6)  an establishment engaged in lime manufacturing (32741) if its primary activity is to manufacture quicklime;
(7)  an establishment engaged in other non-metallic mineral products manufacturing (3279) if its primary activity is to manufacture silicon carbide;
(8)  an establishment engaged in iron and steel mills and ferroalloy manufacturing (33111) if its primary activity is
(a)  the production of pig iron;
(b)  the production of steel;
(c)  the production of stainless steel; or
(d)  the production of ferroalloys;
(9)  an establishment engaged in the primary production of alumina and aluminum (331313);
(10)  an establishment engaged in non-ferrous metal smelting and refining (33141).
For the purposes of this section, operations that consist in producing precious metals from ore or mine tailings are included in an establishment’s operations, operations that consist in extracting, from ores or mine tailings, an ore concentrate or another substance, and operations involving ore beneficiation, are included in ore processing operations and establishments involved in ore agglomeration are deemed to be extraction establishments.
O.C. 652-2013, s. 1.