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Ontario addresses the dirty business of excess soil Ontario addresses the dirty business of excess soil
4/20/2018 | Full Story

Pipeline parties dig in their heels Pipeline parties dig in their heels
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Super Funds: Bitcoin Miners Wooed by Formerly Toxic GM Site Super Funds: Bitcoin Miners Wooed by Formerly Toxic GM Site
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Ontario begins transition to new MHSW Program
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Nuke in a box
Soon, possibly before the end of April 2018, Canadian Nuclear Laboratories in Chalk River, Ontario is expected to issue an RFP for prototypes of small modular reactors. Vic Pakalnis, president and CEO of the Laurentian University-affiliated...
4/13/2018 | Full Story

Ontario tire industry rolls into new stewardship model
Ontario’s tire industry is the first to transition to the province’s new producer responsibility model. The government has published its Tires Regulation (O. Reg. 225/18), which makes tire producers individually responsible for the...
4/13/2018 | Full Story

Trump Push to Shorten Gas Pipeline Reviews May Limit Public Input
4/13/2018 | Full Story

Not enough juice? Ontario's electricity supply may fall short of demand if carbon targets are met
4/13/2018 | Full Story

Carbon pricing made simple: Ecofiscal Commission urges informed debate
4/6/2018 | Full Story

Feds begin releasing infrastructure funds
4/6/2018 | Full Story

EPA Could Drop Chemical Exposures From Risk Reviews
4/6/2018 | Full Story

BCIC Ignite helps launch four new projects
4/6/2018 | Full Story

COLUMN: GLOBE Forum 2018: disrupting 'business as usual'?
3/29/2018 | Full Story

It's a start: Audit finds climate change planning underway, but insufficient
3/29/2018 | Full Story

Appliance Manufacturers Reject Market-Based Efficiency Standards
3/29/2018 | Full Story

Burnaby tosses Hail Mary to Supreme Court
3/29/2018 | Full Story

Lexsuco 2010 Corporation fined $60,000 after flying swarf strikes worker Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Rann Maintenance fined $70,000 after molten asphalt sealant spilled on worker Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Walker Aggregates Inc fined $170,000 after worker pulled into moving machinery dies Log In or Subscribe to View Article
3/27/2018 | Full Story

Dematic Limited fined $175,000 after worker dies from injuries Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR - Occupational health and safety legislation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Manitoba introduces its climate pricing legislation
For now at least, Manitoba and Ottawa are friends.
3/27/2018 | Full Story

Feds consulting on regulations for proposed Impact Assessment Act
The federal government has issued a consultation paper for public comment in which it outlines the proposed content of the Information Requirements and Time Management Regulations that would be developed pursuant to the proposed new Impact...
3/27/2018 | Full Story

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Lexsuco 2010 Corporation fined $60,000 after flying swarf strikes worker Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Lexsuco 2010 Corporation/Corporation Lexsuco 2010 of Montreal, Quebec was fined $60,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a flying swarf struck a worker.
3/27/2018 | Full Story

Rann Maintenance fined $70,000 after molten asphalt sealant spilled on worker Log In or Subscribe to View Article
2228977 Ontario Inc., operating as R&N Maintenance also known as Rann Maintenance, of Guelph, Ontario was fined $70,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a worker was critically injured when a kettle with molten asphalt sealant spilled on...
3/27/2018 | Full Story

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Legal Commentary

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

Failure to disclose: BC Supreme Court finds that potential contamination on a property gives rise to stigma Log In or Subscribe to View Article
In the recent British Columbia (B.C.) Supreme Court (the court) judgment in Ban v. Keleher (2017 BCSC 1132, 30 June 2017), the purchasers of a residential property in Victoria, B.C. were awarded damages when the court found that the seller made...
10/27/2017 | Full Story

Sitting up and taking notice: mainstream investors now seeking greater disclosure of climate-related risks Log In or Subscribe to View Article
2017 has seen a broad push by global institutional investors to encourage governments to fully implement the Paris Agreement.
8/29/2017 | Full Story

To boldly go...California envisions a new approach to its cap-and-trade system Log In or Subscribe to View Article
In the ongoing pursuit of a state-of-the-art carbon pricing regime, two California senators introduced amendments to US Senate Bill No. 775 (SB 775), the California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006: market-based compliance mechanisms, into...
5/29/2017 | 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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