Synthesis of Public Comment on the 2016 Progress Report under the Agreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of the United States of America on Air Quality


This document provides a synthesis of comments received on the 2016 Progress Report and a concise analysis of common themes. The 2016 Progress Report is the thirteenth biennial report completed under the 1991 Canada-United States Air Quality Agreement and covers activities undertaken from 2014 to 2016. The report focuses on reducing transboundary air pollution between Canada and the United States, specifically referring to acid deposition and ground-level ozone. The report also addresses cooperation between both nations regarding the creation and implementation of harmonized of regulations to reduce emissions from vehicles and engines as well as emissions produced by the oil and gas sectors.

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