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Western oilfield cleanup program gets strong pickup Western oilfield cleanup program gets strong pickup
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COVID-19 interrupts Ontario forestry reforms COVID-19 interrupts Ontario forestry reforms
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EPA Failed to Monitor Chemours' GenX Emissions, Watchdog Finds EPA Failed to Monitor Chemours' GenX Emissions, Watchdog Finds
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NWMO seeks feedback on new five-year strategic plan
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NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR - Occupational health and safety legislation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Public Health Protection and Promotion Act. Section 28.1, dealing with the enforcement of measures, is added. Subsection 50(1) and section 55 are replaced. In force May 6, 2020.
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NEW BRUNSWICK - Occupational health and safety legislation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Reporting and Diseases Regulation. Paragraph 17(a.1) is added. Effective April 30, 2020.
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Breweries, distilleries, wineries face new hazards when producing hand sanitizers Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Ontario study finds link between McIntyre Powder, Parkinson's Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Results of 23rd Que, California joint auction Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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COVID-19 disrupts Ont forestry reforms Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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NPRI reporting due date for 2019 changed Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Deadline for GHG reports for 2019 changed Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Prince Edward Island reviewing energy legislation, inviting feedback Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Alberta eases restrictions on coal development come June 1, 2020 Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Planning begins for a Canada Water Agency
“To ensure that Canada is better prepared to protect and manage our fresh water in a changing climate, we will move forward with a new Canada Water Agency. The Agency will work together with the provinces and territories, Indigenous...
5/27/2020 | Full Story

Audit finds Manitoba's Quarry Rehabilitation Prog mismanaged
Manitoba’s Deputy Auditor General released on May 20, 2020 the findings of an audit of Manitoba’s Quarry Rehabilitation Program, which had been requested in March 2019 by the Minister of Finance.
5/27/2020 | Full Story

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9148-6811 Québec inc. de Chateauguay en Montérégie, also known as Morin Environnement et Morin Service de Conteneurs, in Quebec was fined $20,000, plus a surcharge of $866, after being found guilty of contravening the...
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NOVA SCOTIA - Occupational health and safety legislation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Labour Standards Code. Various amendments. In force March 10, 2020.
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COVID-19 and your environmental obligations: cross-country update - A column by Borden Ladner Gervais LLP Log In or Subscribe to View Article
The government and industry response to the global COVID-19 pandemic is evolving at a pace unprecedented for regulatory change. This article provides an initial overview of how to protect your business from potential consequences of...
4/28/2020 | Full Story

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

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