RFP for an updated study of used oil filters in British Columbia.
The objectives of the study are to:
- Determine the typical composition of a drum of used oil filters;
- Evaluate the ratios and typical weights of different filter types in drums of used oil filters; and
- Determine the typical amount of free product, general waste and non-eligible filters in a drum of used oil filters.
The RFP is open until Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Other key dates are outlined on page 2 of the attached RFP. Also attached for reference is the final report resulting from a similar study conducted by the BCUOMA in 2007.
BCUOMA has released its draft Product Stewardship Plan for consultation. Comments can be submitted to David Lawes by email email@example.com and will be received until June 30th, 2018.
BCUOMA Stewardship Plan Consultation
BCUOMA is currently consulting on the proposed targets for its Stewardship Plan.
The proposed targets are outlined in the attached presentation.
Comments should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Comment will be received until Friday, December 22nd, 2017. All written comments will receive a written response. A Consultation summary will be posted in January along with copies of comments received and an updated draft plan. Stakeholders will be notified when these documents are posted and will have an opportunity to review the plan, all comments and the responses prior to submission.
BCUOMA’s proposed minimum service levels were derived from this study.
Important Notice to all Return Collection Facilities
December 16, 2016 – Changes to the Return Collection Facility Incentive Program. Please see Information Bulletin, RCF Program Update and Return Collection Facilities page
Important Notice to all Members
April 6, 2015 – Member EHC Remittance Website has been updated. Please see: Information Bulletin, EHC Remittance Website Update
Important Notice to all Processors and Collectors
December 22, 2015 – Used Oil Return Incentive Rate Adjustment. Please see: Information Bulletin, RI Rate Adjustment
Changes regarding charges from Collectors. Please see: Information Bulletin, Collection Charges
2015 2020 BCUOMA STEWARDSHIP PLAN
On November 26th, 2014 BC Used Oil Management Association submitted its updated Stewardship Plan to the BC Ministry of Environment. BCUOMA would like to thank all the stakeholders that provided comments and input to the draft plan over the consultation period in October/November of 2014.