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Column: Social media can increase business risks Column: Social media can increase business risks
10/13/2017 | Full Story

Fixing CEPA: Ottawa considers 87 recommendations for change Fixing CEPA: Ottawa considers 87 recommendations for change
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Not what it wanted to hear: Manitoba gets legal opinion on carbon pricing
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Are changes finally coming to waste management in Ontario?
Ontario needs to do a much better job managing organic waste and waste from the industrial, commercial and institutional (IC&I) sectors, says Environmental Commissioner of Ontario Dianne Saxe.
10/6/2017 | Full Story

Nova Scotia introduces modest cap-and-trade Bill
Nova Scotia has introduced amendments to its Environment Act as Bill 15 that will allow the province to implement a cap-and-trade program for greenhouse gases (GHGs) in time to meet the federal 2018 deadline.
10/6/2017 | Full Story

Western Governors Envision Electric Vehicle Corridor
10/6/2017 | Full Story

Federal environmental commissioner says Ottawa falling short on climate targets, adaptation
10/6/2017 | Full Story

Water, water everywhere: But can we afford to keep it flowing?
9/29/2017 | Full Story

Ontario officially joins the cap-and-trade club Log In or Subscribe to View Article
9/29/2017 | Full Story

Closer Scrutiny of Chemicals Needed, Groups to Say in Lawsuits
9/29/2017 | Full Story

Husky Oil Operations Limited fined $71,429 after worker injured by truck Log In or Subscribe to View Article
9/27/2017 | Full Story

Town of Innisfil fined $100,000 after worker critically injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
9/27/2017 | Full Story

Maple Leaf Foods Inc fined $120,000 after worker's arm injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
9/27/2017 | Full Story

FCA Canada Inc fined $140,000 after worker's head injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
9/27/2017 | Full Story

Fiera Foods Company fined $300,000 after worker killed Log In or Subscribe to View Article
9/27/2017 | Full Story

Ont WSIB releases for comment seven draft policies to support new rate framework Log In or Subscribe to View Article
9/27/2017 | Full Story

NOVA SCOTIA - Occupational health and safety legislation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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NUNAVUT - Occupational health and safety legislation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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NORTHWEST TERRITORIES - Occupational health and safety legislation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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CANADA - Occupational health and safety legislation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Que to hold 13th joint auction on Nov 14, 2017 Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Results of Ont's 3rd cap-and-trade auction Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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BC fines total $631,000 in Q2-Q4 2016 Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Biofuel makes the case for continued mandates
These are interesting times, and not in the best sense of the phrase, for Canada’s biofuel industry, particularly ethanol producers. Sometime soon the federal government is expected to release a policy framework, possibly a draft...
9/27/2017 | Full Story

Nova Scotia to introduce cap and trade legislation in fall 2017
Nova Scotia Environment has reviewed the feedback it has received on a discussion paper it had released in March 2017 and is ready to introduce cap and trade legislation in fall 2017 to limit greenhouse gas emissions.
9/27/2017 | Full Story

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Husky Oil Operations Limited fined $71,429 after worker injured by truck Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Husky Oil Operations Limited of Calgary, Alberta was fined $71,429, plus a surcharge of $28,571, after a truck struck and injured a worker. 
9/27/2017 | Full Story

Town of Innisfil fined $100,000 after worker critically injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
The Corporation of the Town of Innisfil in Ontario was fined $100,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a worker was critically injured by a large shelving unit that was being moved by a loader equipped with forks.
9/27/2017 | Full Story

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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

Keep calm and build on: Federal and BC appellate courts dismiss First Nation challenges to Site C Log In or Subscribe to View Article
In two separate decisions released in early 2017, the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) and British Columbia Court of Appeal (BCCA) dismissed court challenges by the Prophet River First Nation and the West Moberly First Nations (the First Nations)...
3/29/2017 | Full Story

To consult or not to consult: Federal Court of Appeal confirms no duty to consult in legislative process Log In or Subscribe to View Article
In 2012, the previous federal Conservative government courted controversy when it introduced Bills C-38 and C-45, omnibus legislation that made changes to Canada’s environmental assessment regime through the Canadian Environmental...
1/27/2017 | Full Story

Reaching environmental consensus: two global agreements adopted to curb emissions from HFCs and international aviation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
This autumn 2016 has been a busy period for international environmental deal-making. Shortly before the Paris Agreement entered into force on November 4, 2016, nearly 200 countries struck a landmark agreement on October 15, 2016 to reduce the...
11/28/2016 | 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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