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Wood Buffalo retains World Heritage status, for now Wood Buffalo retains World Heritage status, for now
7/12/2019 | Full Story

LNG: essential transition fuel or LNG: essential transition fuel or "the new coal"?
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Pentagon Pushed to Put Price Tag on Climate Vulnerability Pentagon Pushed to Put Price Tag on Climate Vulnerability
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Federal carbon pricing: the rest of the story
The federal government has pulled back the curtain on the remaining pieces of its national carbon pricing backstop and its new Clean Fuel Standard.
7/5/2019 | Full Story

Industry May Have to Wait on EPA Air-Permit Exemption Help
Power plants, refineries, and factories may not know which routine repairs qualify for federal air permit exemptions this year because of the sudden departure of the EPA’s air chief, an agency official said. Read more.
7/5/2019 | Full Story

COLUMN: Focus on single-use plastics a waste of science
6/28/2019 | Full Story

Soaring demand for clean vehicles leads to incentive cut in BC
6/28/2019 | Full Story

Interior's 'Grand Experiment': An 11,000-Mile Wildfire Break Plan
6/28/2019 | Full Story

Standing committee will review BC mining code
6/28/2019 | Full Story

Que, Calif to hold joint auction Aug 20, 2019 Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Feds consulting on aluminum in water Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Feds consulting on E. coli in drinking water Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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New Brunswick proposes its own output-based pricing system Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Senate passes Bill C-69 without substantive amendments
“These changes are not major. The Impact Assessment Act is largely modelled on legislation we’ve had for decades, with some key improvements designed to enhance environmental protection while streamlining the process for...
6/26/2019 | Full Story

Sask launches development of province's carbon offset framework
Saskatchewan’s Ministry of Environment has commenced the development of a carbon offset framework with the release of Saskatchewan Offset Framework Discussion Paper.
6/26/2019 | Full Story

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Convictions

COMPANIES in the news... Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Husky Oil Operations Limited in Saskatchewan was fined $2.5 million after pleading guilty to depositing a deleterious substance in water frequented by fish or in a place where the deleterious substance may enter water frequented by fish,...
6/26/2019 | Full Story

SASKATCHEWAN - environment legislation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
The Pest Control Products (Saskatchewan) Act. Section 5 is replaced. Section 10 is amended. In force May 15, 2019.
6/26/2019 | 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

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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

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