Biosolids production, storage, and applications are carried out according to a Land Application Plan that meets all requirements set out in the Organic Matter Recycling Regulation and is subject to audit by the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy.
RDN Biosoilds are applied to private forest lands owned by TimberWest (formerly leased to Vancouver Island University). The application area is approximately 12 km northwest of Nanaimo, about 1 km west of the Biggs/Doumont Road intersection, just off Weigles Road. Click on the images to the right for detailed maps of the application area.
Public health and the environment are protected in the management of biosolids: