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Coronavirus Prompts China to Change Environment Law on Wildlife Coronavirus Prompts China to Change Environment Law on Wildlife
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CCME rises to the challenge of plastic waste Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Good news on electricity, bad news on oil Good news on electricity, bad news on oil
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Feds order regional assessment of Ring of Fire Feds order regional assessment of Ring of Fire
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Vixman Construction Ltd fined $125,000, sentenced to 18 months' probation after worker dies Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Vixman Construction Ltd. in Rockwood, Ontario was fined $125,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, and placed on 18 months’ probation after a worker died.
2/26/2020 | Full Story

Satin Finish Hardwood Flooring Limited fined $225,000 after worker died trapped in operating kiln Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Satin Finish Hardwood Flooring Limited (now Prodtor Inc.) in Toronto, Ontario was fined $225,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a worker trapped in an operating wood-drying kiln died from thermal injuries.
2/26/2020 | Full Story

Evraz Inc Na Canada fined $230,000 after worker seriously injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Feds release framework on PTSD Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Ontario asks for input on possible revisions to pre-start reviews Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Results of 22nd Que, California joint auction Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Feds proposing to withdraw 18 guidelines Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Guideline for chloramines not necessary Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Ontario proposing changes to aggregate resources reg, standards Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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CCME rises to the challenge of plastic waste
In Mike Nichols’s 1967 film “The Graduate,” a young Benjamin Braddock, played by Dustin Hoffman, is given a piece of career advice by family friend Mr. McGuire.
2/26/2020 | Full Story

ALBERTA - environment legislation
Standard for Greenhouse Gas Emission Offset Project Developers. Version 3.0. Effective January 1, 2020.
2/26/2020 | Full Story

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Vixman Construction Ltd fined $125,000, sentenced to 18 months' probation after worker dies Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Vixman Construction Ltd. in Rockwood, Ontario was fined $125,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, and placed on 18 months’ probation after a worker died.
2/26/2020 | Full Story

Satin Finish Hardwood Flooring Limited fined $225,000 after worker died trapped in operating kiln Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Satin Finish Hardwood Flooring Limited (now Prodtor Inc.) in Toronto, Ontario was fined $225,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a worker trapped in an operating wood-drying kiln died from thermal injuries.
2/26/2020 | 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

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

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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

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