Yearly Archives: 2020


Communication Notice from the Ministry of Labour

By | September 24th, 2020|Categories: OASIS News|

The Ministry recognizes and appreciates the continuing challenges faced by all of Ontario businesses, due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. As you have indicated in your correspondence, flushable toilets are required on all construction projects in Ontario. Under section 29.1 of the Regulation for Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91), all non-sewered toilet facilities provided on a project must be either water [...]

Communication Notice from the Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks

By | September 21st, 2020|Categories: OASIS News|

Together with the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks (MECP), we would like to inform you of an important change regarding the hauled sewage (HS) and processed organic waste (POW/Biosolids) Environmental Compliance Approval (ECA) program. MECP has introduced centralized service delivery for both paper and electronic HS disposal site (including surface spreading, dewatering trenches, exfiltration [...]

COVID-19 Resources

By | May 1st, 2020|Categories: OASIS News|

Dear OASIS Members, Suppliers, Non-Members and Industry Specialists, Over the last week, OASIS has created a number of documents and templates that can be implemented at your workplace. These documents are designed to educate your employees, implement initiatives to help minimize the spread of COVID – 19 and can also be presented to external contractors as [...]

Letter to Premier – Portable Sanitation on Construction Sites

By | April 1st, 2020|Categories: OASIS News|

March 27th 2020 Premier of Ontario Legislative Building Queen’s Park Toronto, ON M7A 1A1 Mr. Premier, The Ontario Association of Sewage Industry Services (OASIS) was established in 1991 to represent businesses in the septic, portable toilet and biosolid land application industry. We currently have over 165 member companies located in the Province of Ontario, across Canada [...]

COVID-19 Control and Prevention Procedures

By | March 15th, 2020|Categories: OASIS News|

Workplaces Public health measures can be implemented to prevent the spread of the virus causing COVID-19 in workplaces and other similar community settings. Further information on preparing workplaces for COVID-19 is available from the WHO. Strategies that workplaces can put into effect include: Increase awareness and communication to staff about COVID-19. Encourage the use of individual measures such [...]