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The Senate not done with Bill C-69 The Senate not done with Bill C-69
6/14/2019 | Full Story

Ottawa plans to ban 'harmful' plastics, require EPR for others Ottawa plans to ban 'harmful' plastics, require EPR for others
6/14/2019 | Full Story

Oil Industry Eyed as Catalyst for Floating Offshore Wind Oil Industry Eyed as Catalyst for Floating Offshore Wind
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Manitoba emissions reduction target ignores impact of carbon price
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FSC Canada launches new forest standard
The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has launched a comprehensive new standard for responsible forest management in Canada. The FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard of Canada, effective January 1, 2020, knits together the current four...
6/7/2019 | Full Story

Saskatchewan begins development of offset system
Saskatchewan intends to have an offset system for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in place in 2021 to assist in compliance with its output-based performance standards. Output-based pricing applies to Saskatchewan facilities with annual GHG...
6/7/2019 | Full Story

Future of $1.9 Billion Arizona Copper Mine Is in Judge's Hands
6/7/2019 | Full Story

Analysis finds Ont's climate plan more expensive than feds' plan
6/7/2019 | Full Story

Radical transformation in built environment is possible by 2050
5/31/2019 | Full Story

Global brands confront the challenge of a circular economy
5/31/2019 | Full Story

Carbon Cuts Need Company, Consumer Buy-In, Study Says
5/31/2019 | Full Story

Advisory Council calls for national ZEV mandate
5/31/2019 | Full Story

Best Way Stone Limited fined $55,000 after worker critically injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Recochem Inc fined $100,000 after worker permanently injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Clean Water Works Inc fined $100,000 after worker permanently injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Examining the challenges of a national climate policy
They didn’t join in a chorus of Kumbaya on December 9, 2016, but the Prime Minister and 11 of 13 provincial and territorial leaders spoke in one voice that day when they agreed on the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate...
5/29/2019 | Full Story

EEE, batteries next target of Ont's full producer responsibility regs
Ontario is continuing its shift to a full producer responsibility framework for the reduction, reuse and recycling of resources by proposing two new regulations that will require producers to manage electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) and...
5/29/2019 | Full Story

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Convictions

Best Way Stone Limited fined $55,000 after worker critically injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Best Way Stone Limited in Woodbridge, Ontario was fined $55,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a worker was critically injured after being pushed into a lift table when a conveyor carrying transfer boards loaded with paving stones resumed...
5/29/2019 | Full Story

Recochem Inc fined $100,000 after worker permanently injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Recochem Inc. in Milton, Ontario was fined $100,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a worker was permanently injured while reaching inside a bottle-making machine.
5/29/2019 | 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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