Q-2, r. 17.1 - Regulation respecting the regulatory scheme applying to activities on the basis of their environmental impact

88. The construction and operation of a sawmill are eligible for a declaration of compliance on the following conditions:
(1)  the sawmill’s annual production capacity is equal to or less than 25,000 m3;
(2)  the sawmill’s activities are carried on
(a)  100 m or more from a category 1 or 2 water withdrawal site and 30 m or more from a category 3 groundwater withdrawal site;
(b)  30 m or more from a watercourse, lake or wetland;
(3)  the storage areas for biomass used for energy production and bulk timber, and the crosscutting area, are watertight;
(4)  the boundaries of the bulk storage areas are identified using visual markers or posts;
(5)  the sawmill’s operating area is located 15 m or more from the boundary of the land where the activity is carried on;
(6)  the operating area is equipped with a storm water management system to evacuate storm water from the site;
(7)  the discharge point for wastewater is not located in the littoral zone or on the shore of a lake;
(8)  the wastewater cannot come into contact with a wetland.
O.C. 871-2020, s. 88.
In force: 2020-12-31
88. The construction and operation of a sawmill are eligible for a declaration of compliance on the following conditions:
(1)  the sawmill’s annual production capacity is equal to or less than 25,000 m3;
(2)  the sawmill’s activities are carried on
(a)  100 m or more from a category 1 or 2 water withdrawal site and 30 m or more from a category 3 groundwater withdrawal site;
(b)  30 m or more from a watercourse, lake or wetland;
(3)  the storage areas for biomass used for energy production and bulk timber, and the crosscutting area, are watertight;
(4)  the boundaries of the bulk storage areas are identified using visual markers or posts;
(5)  the sawmill’s operating area is located 15 m or more from the boundary of the land where the activity is carried on;
(6)  the operating area is equipped with a storm water management system to evacuate storm water from the site;
(7)  the discharge point for wastewater is not located in the littoral zone or on the shore of a lake;
(8)  the wastewater cannot come into contact with a wetland.
O.C. 871-2020, s. 88.