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Energy from Waste Advisory Committee

The Energy from Waste Advisory Committee was established in accordance with Condition 8 of Environmental Assessment Notice of Approval and Condition 17 of the Environmental Compliance Approval. The EFWAC provides a forum for the transfer of information between Durham and York Regions and various stakeholders including: Covanta, the Design-Build-Operate contractor; the local municipalities in Durham and York Regions; the Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority; and three local community groups. EFWAC will meet at a minimum annually with potentially other meetings if required during the year. EFWAC is governed by their Terms of Reference which outlines the role of the EFWAC, presents guidelines for how the committee will operate, the membership composition, and when meetings will take place.

The public are welcome to attend meetings as observers.