Find out how to reduce harmful microfibres from laundry.
See weekly results from the region’s wastewater treatment plants.
Testing and monitoring ensures that wastewater systems are working properly and that we are meeting environmental requirements. We monitor sewer overflows and wastewater treatment processes and test areas where wastewater is discharged, including 41 swimming areas around the region.
Construction projects are ongoing to maintain and upgrade the regional sewer system and wastewater treatment infrastructure.
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Metro Vancouver acknowledges that the region’s residents live, work, and learn on the shared territories of many Indigenous peoples, including 10 local First Nations: q́ićəý̓(Katzie), q́ʷɑ:ńƛ̓əń (Kwantlen), kʷikʷəƛ̓əm (Kwikwetlem), máthxwi (Matsqui), xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), qiqéyt (Qayqayt), se’mya’me (Semiahmoo), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish), scəẃaθən məsteyəxʷ (Tsawwassen) and sə́lílwətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh).
Metro Vancouver respects the diverse and distinct histories, languages, and cultures of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit, which collectively enrich our lives and the region.
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