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



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Latest update

October 24 2022  – The public comment period on the project is closed. The Greater Toronto Airports Authority is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is 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

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Greater Toronto Airports Authority
  • Authorities

    • Greater Toronto Airports Authority
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

..within 200 kilometres
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