Who should be a member?

Any person who:

  • is the owner or licensee of the intellectual property rights to oils, glycols (antifreezes), oil filters or product containers sold, offered for sale or otherwise distributed in or into the Province of Nova Scotia;
  • is a manufacturer or distributor of oils, glycols (antifreezes), oil filters or product containers sold, offered for sale or otherwise distributed in or into the Province of Nova Scotia;
  • receives oils, glycols (antifreezes), oil filters or product containers through importation into the Province of Nova Scotia and is the first person to sell or offer for sale the oils, glycols (antifreezes), oil filters or product containers in the Province of Nova Scotia;
  • is a mandatary contributor that joins UOMA NS in accordance with their own internal Bylaws, or
  • is any other natural or legal person designated and accepted by the Board of Directors and meeting all the conditions decreed by it.

EHC Applicable Products List       OEM – Categories Summary

List of members

  • 1439174 Ontario Ltd. dba NLS Products
  • A & I Products Canada Inc.
  • Amsoil Inc.
  • April Super Flo Inc.
  • Atlantic Compressed Air Ltd.
  • Atlas Copco Compressors Canada Inc.
  • Baldwin Filters Inc.
  • Bass Pro Shops Canada ULC
  • BestBuy Distributors Ltd.
  • Blue Water Agencies Ltd.
  • Blue Water Lubricants Ltd.
  • BMW Canada Inc.
  • Boeing Distribution Canada Ltd.
  • BP Lubricants USA Inc.
  • BRP Inc.
  • Cabela’s Retail Canada Inc.
  • Canadian General Filters Ltd.
  • Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc.
  • Canadian Tire Corporation
  • Canadian Tire Petroleum
  • Canimex Inc.
  • CarQuest Canada Ltd.
  • Central Tire Service Ltd.
  • Champion Laboratories Inc.
  • Chevron Canada Ltd.
  • CLAAS of America Inc.
  • Club Car, LLC
  • CNH Industrial Canada Ltd.
  • Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd.
  • Crestline Coach Ltd.
  • Crevier Lubrifiants Inc.
  • Cummins Canada ULC
  • Cummins Filtration Inc.
  • Daimler Trucks Canada Ltd.
  • Echo Power Equipment (Canada)
  • Emerson Professional Tools, LLC
  • Fastenal Canada Ltd.
  • FCA Canada Inc.
  • Ford Motor Company of Canada Ltd.
  • Fuelex Energy Ltd.
  • G.F. Thompson Company Ltd.
  • Gamma Sales Inc.
  • General Motors of Canada Company
  • Groupe BMR
  • Harley-Davidson Canada L.P.
  • Harnois Énergies Inc.
  • Hino Motors Canada Ltd.
  • Home Depot of Canada Inc.
  • Home Hardware Stores Ltd.
  • Honda Canada Inc.
  • Husqvarna Canada Corp.
  • Hydra-Fab Industrial Inc.
  • Hyundai Auto Canada Corp.
  • Imperial Oil
  • Importations Thibault Ltée
  • Irving Blending & Packaging
  • Isuzu Commercial Truck of Canada Inc.
  • ITW Permatex Canada
  • Jaguar Land Rover Canada ULC
  • John Deere Canada ULC
  • Kadex Aero Supply Ltd.
  • Kaeser Compressors Canada Inc.
  • Kalmar USA
  • Kia Canada Inc.
  • Kimpex Inc.
  • King-O-Matic Industries Ltd.
  • Kleen-Flo Tumbler Industries Ltd.
  • Klondike Lubricants Corporation
  • Krown Corporate
  • KTM Canada Inc.
  • Kubota Canada Ltd.
  • Loblaw Inc.
  • Lubri-Lab Inc.
  • Lucas Oil Products (Canada) Company
  • Mack Trucks Canada and Volvo Trucks Canada Divisions of Volvo Group Canada Inc.
  • Mann+Hummel Filtration Technology US LLC
  • Mann+Hummel Purolator Filters LLC
  • Maritime Fuels
  • Mazda Canada Inc.
  • MFTA Canada Inc.
  • Michaud Petroleum Inc.
  • Milacron Canada Corp.
  • Mitsubishi Motor Sales of Canada Inc.
  • Modern Sales Co-Op
  • Motion Industries (Canada) Inc.
  • Motovan Inc.
  • MSC Industrial Supply Co.
  • MTD Products Ltd.
  • National Energy Equipment Inc.
  • Navistar Canada ULC
  • NCH Canada Inc.
  • Nissan Canada Inc.
  • Orgill Canada Hardlines ULC
  • Paccar of Canada Ltd. (Parts division)
  • Parker Hannifin Canada
  • Parkland Corporation
  • Part Source
  • Parts Canada Development Co.
  • Parts for Trucks Inc.
  • Peavey Industries General Partner Limited
  • Peterbilt Atlantic
  • Petro-Canada Lubricants Inc.
  • Phillips 66 Canada Ltd.
  • Pièces d’Auto Transbec Inc. (Les)
  • Pièces d’Auto Transit Inc. (Les)
  • Polaris Industries Ltd.
  • Porsche Cars Canada Ltd.
  • Prestone Canada
  • Princess Auto Ltd.
  • Produits Lubri-Delta Inc.
  • PTI Transformers Inc.
  • Recochem Inc.
  • Robco Inc.
  • Robert K. Buzzell Ltd.
  • Rona Inc.
  • Safety-Kleen Canada Inc.
  • SC CLS Holdings ULC
  • Shell Canada Products Ltd.
  • Sherwin-Williams Canada Inc.
  • Shoreline Lube Distribution Inc.
  • Skyjack Inc.
  • Small Town Lubes
  • Southwestern Petroleum Canada Ltd.
  • Southwestern Petroleum Lubricants LLC
  • Spécialités Hipertech Inc.
  • State Chemical Ltd.
  • STIHL Ltd.
  • Strongco Limited Partnership
  • Subaru Canada Inc.
  • Superline Fuels
  • Teklub Canada Ltée
  • Texas Refinery Corp. of Canada Ltd.
  • Toromont Cat
  • TotalEnergies Marketing Canada Inc.
  • Toyota Canada Inc.
  • Triumph Motorcycles America
  • UAP Inc.
  • Uni-Select Canada Inc.
  • Univar Canada Ltd.
  • Valvoline Canada Ltd.
  • Vast-Auto Distribution Atlantic Ltd.
  • Volkswagen Group Canada Inc.
  • Volvo Car Canada Ltd.
  • Wainbee Ltd.
  • Wajax Industrial Components Ltd.
  • Wakefield Canada Inc.
  • Walmart Canada Corp.
  • WD-40 Company (Canada) Ltd.
  • Westpier Marine & Industrial Supply Inc.
  • Wurth Canada Limited
  • Yamaha Motor Canada Ltd.

EHC OneWindow Online Remittance Form

If you need assistance in completing the online remittance form, do not hesitate to contact the EHC Support Team at EHCsupport@usedoilrecycling.ca and we will be happy to help you. It is important to read and follow the instructions. You can also refer to the User guide and the frequently asked questions documents.

Remitter User Guide
Frequently asked questions

* Member information is based on UOMA NS’ internal data. Any changes must be requested in writing prior to completing the online remittance.

Payment by Mail

 UOMA NS 204-248 Fréchette Blvd
Chambly, QC
J3L 2Z5

Electronic payment via internet

Contact UOMA NS for more information

Become a member

Who is required to participate in the program?

The Nova Scotia regulation requires all designated material brand owners (oils, oil filters, oil containers, glycol (antifreeze), glycol (antifreeze) containers, diesel exhaust fluid containers and aerosol containers (including cleaner for automotive parts)) who did not inform Nova Scotia Environment that they wish to submit their own program, must join a management association.

What documentation do I need to become a member of UOMA NS?

To become a member, UOMA NS requires the following documents:
a) the membership application form
b) the membership agreement signed, dated and initialized on every page
c) a check of $ 200.00 plus all applicable taxes

UOMA NS will only register you as a member upon receipt of all of the above requirements. Your name will then appear on our website in our list of members.

Important notice: In accordance with the Article 3.6 of the membership agreement, the member agrees to remit the EHCs retroactively between January 1st, 2020 and their registration date or between their registration date and the beginning of their sales if this date is after January 1st, 2020. The maximum retroactive period for the calculation of the payment is seven (7) years from the date of the first written contact between UOMA NS and the potential Member with respect to such Product(s).

IT IS IMPERATIVE that you read the supplemental information sent to all members in compliance with the membership agreement. You will find this information in the Communiqués section of this website under “Members”.

How much is the Environmental Handling Charge (EHC)?

All members of UOMA NS have to pay an EHC based on sales volumes, as follows:

  • $0.03 per litre of lubricating oils
  • $0.12 per litre of capacity of containers of 50 litres or less for lubricating oils
  • $0.10 per litre of capacity of containers of 50 litres or less for glycols (antifreezes) and diesel exhaust fluid
  • $0.20 per litre of capacity of containers of 50 litres or less non-metal or non-HDPE for glycols (antifreezes), lubricating oils and diesel exhaust fluid
  • $0.10 per litre of glycols (antifreezes) premix
  • $0.18 per litre of glycols (antifreezes) concentrate
  • $0.40 per filter of less than 8 inches or 203 mm. (in length)
  • $0.90 per filter of 8 inches or 203 mm. (in length) and more
  • $0.40 per sump type automatic transmission filter
  • $0.25 per spray lubricant or automotive parts cleaner container (aerosol)

EHCs are payable to UOMA NS on a quarterly basis, within 30 days of the end of each quarter.