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Is this the future of the oil and gas sector? Is this the future of the oil and gas sector?
1/17/2020 | Full Story

Red meat: bad for the environment, but it sure tastes good Red meat: bad for the environment, but it sure tastes good
1/17/2020 | Full Story

Legal Scholars, White House Spar Over Environmental Permitting Bid Legal Scholars, White House Spar Over Environmental Permitting Bid
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McMaster scientists claim a breakthrough in tire recycling
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Exploration ramps up in Flemish Pass Basin
CNOOC Petroleum North America ULC, a division of the Chinese state-owned CNOOC oil and gas giant, has been given federal environmental approval to conduct an exploration drilling project within two offshore exploration licences located in the...
1/10/2020 | Full Story

New think tank calls for reasoned debate on the energy transition
Energy Future Forum, an offshoot of the Public Policy Forum think tank, wants Canadians to dial down the rhetoric on energy and climate change, and wants policy-makers to focus on objective, evidence-based policies to navigate the inevitable...
1/10/2020 | Full Story

House PFAS Bill Has 'No Prospects' in Senate, Barrasso Says
1/10/2020 | Full Story

Honda appeals to the carbon-conscious car buyer
1/10/2020 | Full Story

COLUMN: Culture change key to climate change action
1/3/2020 | Full Story

Ottawa passes on review of AB coal mine expansion, promises strategic assessment instead
1/3/2020 | Full Story

Dairy Farmers of America Accused of Toxic Wastewater Discharge
1/3/2020 | Full Story

Canada narrows the gap to 2030, but there's still a long way to go
1/3/2020 | Full Story

NB to amend Workers' Comp Act Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Android-Brampton LLC fined $65,000 after machinery critically injures worker Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Teranorth Construction & Engineering Limited fined $125,000 after worker died jumping from truck rolling backwards Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Noranco Inc fined $135,000 after two workers critically injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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EHScompliance.ca Dec Issue

Ont's excess soil regulatory package will encourage reuse
“There’s just this huge missed opportunity,” independent consultant Al Durand told EHScompliance.ca newsletter, referring to the ‘dig and dump’ practices that are mostly the norm for excess soil management in...
12/18/2019 | Full Story

Newfoundland undertaking review of quarry legislation
The government of Newfoundland and Labrador has launched a comprehensive review of the legislation that governs the province’s quarry resources.
12/18/2019 | Full Story

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Convictions

Android-Brampton LLC fined $65,000 after machinery critically injures worker Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Android-Brampton LLC in Brampton, Ontario was fined $65,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a worker was critically injured when machinery fell and struck the worker.
12/18/2019 | Full Story

Teranorth Construction & Engineering Limited fined $125,000 after worker died jumping from truck rolling backwards Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Teranorth Construction & Engineering Limited in Sudbury, Ontario was fined $125,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a worker died after jumping from a truck that was rolling backwards and downhill.
12/18/2019 | Full Story

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Legal Commentary

It's not easy being green: Considering the environmental costs of cannabis cultivation
The passage of Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, with Royal Assent in June 2018 put Canada on track to be the first G-7 country to legalize recreational cannabis. With the Cannabis Act and its regulations slated to come into force on October 17,...
10/25/2018 | Full Story

It's not easy being green: Considering the environmental costs of cannabis cultivation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
The passage of Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, with Royal Assent in June 2018 put Canada on track to be the first G-7 country to legalize recreational cannabis. With the Cannabis Act and its regulations slated to come into force on October 17,...
9/26/2018 | Full Story

Changes on the horizon: Alberta introduces amendments to its remediation certificate program Log In or Subscribe to View Article
On June 1, 2018, the government of Alberta filed the Remediation Certificate Amendment Regulation (Alta. Reg. 97/2018), which will update the current Remediation Certificate Regulation (Alta. Reg. 154/2009) and will re-name it the Remediation...
7/27/2018 | Full Story

Everything old is new again: federal government proposes changes to Fisheries Act Log In or Subscribe to View Article
In 2016, the federal government launched a review of federal environmental assessment and regulatory processes, including a review of changes made to the Fisheries Act in 2012. On February 6, 2018, the federal government announced amendments to...
3/27/2018 | Full Story

Process matters: Supreme Court of Canada quashes land use plan approval by Yukon government Log In or Subscribe to View Article
On December 1, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) delivered its decision in First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun v. Yukon, 2017 SCC 58, which overturned the Yukon government’s decision to open the Peel watershed for development and...
12/20/2017 | Full Story

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Case Studies

Inadequate Due Diligence Left Bank Liable for $2.3 Million in Damages, Attorney Says
A recent case in California illustrates the importance of banks “fully understanding the costs potentially associated with a property before they either close the loan or take title,” an environmental attorney told Bloomberg BNA...
11/28/2014 | Full Story

STUDY: Canada's drinking water contaminated by excreted drugs Log In or Subscribe to View Article

9/22/2014 | Full Story

Small appliance repair beaten down by throwaway culture Log In or Subscribe to View Article

8/12/2014 | Full Story

Finnish researcher finds success using fungal remediation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
White-rot fungus, mostly known for its ability to decay forest wood, can be used as a low-cost cleanser for contaminated soils, a Finnish researcher has found. 
6/26/2014 | Full Story

VIDEOS: Sneak peek at Toronto's East Bayfront condo remediation Log In or Subscribe to View Article

6/25/2014 | Full Story

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