Construction of engineered landfill in Saint-Alphonse

Construction of engineered landfill in Saint-AlphonseDaniel Roch-Lefebvre2018-06-29T19:37:26-04:00

Project Description

After the New Richmond landfill stopped operating, the municipality of Saint-Alphonse sought to establish a new engineered landfill in its jurisdiction. The municipality contracted Activa Environnement and its partner SNC-Lavalin to carry out the environmental impact assessment for the project. The mandate consisted of coordinating the study and integrating the various sectoral studies.

Municipality of Saint-Alphonse

Saint-Alphonse, Quebec

Environmental impact assessment


  • 11.4 ha site
  • Annual capacity of 40,000 t
  • 12 independent cells