BCFabricare Association


Your Annual Report for Dry Cleaners to Environment and Climate Change Canada by April 30, 2020. If you operated more than one dry cleaning facility in 2019, you will need to submit a separate report for each facility.

For complete information:  click here


We value your feedback!  Get the most out of your membership by offering your suggestions on how the BC Fabricare can be even better!

Email us at info@bcfab.org at any time with your thoughts, concerns or ideas ~ we look forward to hearing from you!


Environmental Emergency Regulations 2019
Environmental Emergencies Pro

As a member of the BC Fabricare Association, you receive access to a wealth of up to date information that allows you to improve on a regular basis!

Being part of the BC Fabricare Association is a sign to your customers that you strive for being the best & instills confidence in selecting you as their drycleaner!

For more information on what the BC Fabricare Association and DLI can do you for you, visit our 'Members Benefits' page.

These guidelines are designed to aid operators with understanding the various procedures needed to properly decommission a drycleaning machine.  These tips are an aid to avoid any long term mechanical and/or solvent issues and to support the operational viability of your machine(s) not running for longer than one (1) week. 

For all the details, click here

We are proud to offer FREE information to help ensure you are the BEST dry cleaner you can be!

Click here for details

The BC Fabricare  Association, along with Seneca College is PROUD to present:  How to achieve your BEST dry cleaning practices. 

• Environmental Emergency Regulations (E2 Regulations) & Canadian Environmental Protection Act 1999 (CEPA 1999)

• Application of the E2 Regulations, 2019

• When is a facility regulated?

• E2 Regulations, 2019 – Major changes

• Definitions – new or changed

• Addition of Substances

• Exclusions: Substance & Quantities

• Exercising an E2 Plan

• Administrative Requirements

• Environmental Emergency Reporting

• Additional requirements

click here for the complete regulations guide

Fabricare - The Magazine

Want the latest information?  Become part of the BCFabricare and receive your monthly copy of the DLI Fabricare Magazine - full of advise, tips and helpful information!

Visit dlifabricare.com for more information!


We are an association of Professional Dry Cleaners and Allied Trades in the province of British Columbia

Drycleaning Machine Decommissioning Checklist

As you may be aware, Environment and Climate Change Canada’s new Environmental Emergency Regulations, 2019 (the Regulations) came into force on August 24, 2019, replacing the previous version of the Environmental Emergency (E2) Regulations (2011). This email is to inform you that the 2nd version of the Technical Guidelines for these Regulations are available on the Environment and Climate Change Canada website, as of December 30, 2020. 

Click here for full article