Releases of harmful substances to water – Lead releases to water by source, Canada

Releases of harmful substances to water – Lead releases to water by source, Canada The Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators (CESI) program provides data and information to track Canada's performance on key environmental sustainability issues. The Releases of harmful substances to water indicators track facility-based releases to water of 3 substances that are defined as toxic under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999: mercury, lead and cadmium and their compounds. For each substance, data are provided at the national, regional (provincial and territorial) and facility level and by source. The indicators also help the government to identify priorities and develop or revise strategies to inform further risk management and to track progress on policies put in place to reduce or control these 3 substances and water pollution in general. Information is provided to Canadians in a number of formats including: static and interactive maps, charts and graphs, HTML and CSV data tables and downloadable reports. See the supplementary documentation for the data sources and details on how the data were collected and how the indicator was calculated. Supplemental Information Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators - Home page: https://www.canada.ca/environmental-indicators 2019-07-26 Environment and Climate Change Canada open-ouvert@tbs-sct.gc.ca Nature and EnvironmentSociety and CultureToxic substancesEnvironmental indicatorsenvironmental indicatorswaterpollutionreleasesharmful substancestoxic substancesleadPbtoxicCanadian Environmental Protection ActCEPAsources Data table – English (CSV; 2.25 kB)CSV https://www.canada.ca/content/dam/eccc/documents/csv/cesindicators/releases-of-harmful-substances-to-water/2019/water-lead-source-en.csv Data table – French (CSV; 2.50 kB)CSV https://www.canada.ca/content/dam/eccc/documents/csv/cesindicators/releases-of-harmful-substances-to-water/2019/water-lead-source-fr.csv Data sources and methods – EnglishHTML https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/environmental-indicators/releases-harmful-substances-water.html#DSM Data sources and methods – FrenchHTML https://www.canada.ca/fr/environnement-changement-climatique/services/indicateurs-environnementaux/rejets-substances-nocives-eau.html#DSM Releases of harmful substances to water – EnglishHTML https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/environmental-indicators/releases-harmful-substances-water.html#summary-details2 Releases of harmful substances to water – FrenchHTML https://www.canada.ca/fr/environnement-changement-climatique/services/indicateurs-environnementaux/rejets-substances-nocives-eau.html#summary-details2 National Pollutant Release Inventory – EnglishHTML https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/pollutants/air-emissions-inventory-overview.html National Pollutant Release Inventory – FrenchHTML https://www.canada.ca/fr/environnement-changement-climatique/services/polluants/inventaire-emissions-atmospheriques-apercu.html

The Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators (CESI) program provides data and information to track Canada's performance on key environmental sustainability issues. The Releases of harmful substances to water indicators track facility-based releases to water of 3 substances that are defined as toxic under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999: mercury, lead and cadmium and their compounds. For each substance, data are provided at the national, regional (provincial and territorial) and facility level and by source. The indicators also help the government to identify priorities and develop or revise strategies to inform further risk management and to track progress on policies put in place to reduce or control these 3 substances and water pollution in general. Information is provided to Canadians in a number of formats including: static and interactive maps, charts and graphs, HTML and CSV data tables and downloadable reports. See the supplementary documentation for the data sources and details on how the data were collected and how the indicator was calculated.

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