Installation of Potassium Acetate Tanks

This project will provide on-site bulk fluid storage with the installation of two 20,000 US gallon fibreglass storage tanks. The tanks will house potassium acetate; which is a deicing fluid used on runways as an alternative to chloride-based material. The additional capacity for winter operations will located at the Airfield Maintenance Facility adjacent to an existing storage tank


Latest update

February 07, 2023 - The Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) issued its Notice of Determination and the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.



Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA)
Environmental Services
3111 Convair Drive
Toronto, Ontario L5P 1B2

  • Location

    • Toronto Pearson International Airport (GTAA) (Ontario)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Airport and Airfields
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Greater Toronto Airports Authority
  • Authorities

    • Greater Toronto Airports Authority
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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