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Alberta suspends environmental reporting obligations Alberta suspends environmental reporting obligations
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Shovels will hit the ground for Keystone XL Pipeline Shovels will hit the ground for Keystone XL Pipeline
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EPA Asks Retailers to Be on Guard for Fake Covid-19 Products EPA Asks Retailers to Be on Guard for Fake Covid-19 Products
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BC limits open burning
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Consultation failure: NS court sends government back to negotiating table
The Nova Scotia Supreme Court has reversed the Minister of Environment’s decision to grant an Industrial Approval to Alton Gas to develop an underground hydrocarbon storage facility in a series of engineered salt caverns near Alton,...
3/27/2020 | Full Story

Review plots a new waste management strategy for Nfld and Labrador
Newfoundland and Labrador has fallen short of the goals it set in its 2002 Provincial Solid Waste Management Strategy, according to a recently-released review. The 2002 strategy called for the province to reduce the number of waste disposal...
3/27/2020 | Full Story

Farms Could See Shortage of Protective Gear Amid Covid-19 Needs
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A digital Earth Day is coming April 22, 2020
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Ball Construction Inc fined $55,000 after two workers injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Glencore Canada Corporation fined $110,000 after three workers injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Great Northern Insulation fined $125,000 after young worker died Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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What does meaningful consultation with First Nations mean?
When small groups of protesters strategically set up blockades and brought rail traffic to a halt in February 2020, the world was once again reminded of the challenges faced by resource investors in Canada.
3/27/2020 | Full Story

Reg would exclude Nfld offshore projects from impact assessments
A regulation being proposed by Environment and Climate Change Canada would exclude oil and gas exploratory drilling projects conducted in a large offshore area east of Newfoundland and Labrador from the requirement to undergo impact...
3/27/2020 | Full Story

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Ball Construction Inc fined $55,000 after two workers injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Ball Construction Inc. in Kitchener, Ontario was fined $55,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after two workers were injured.
3/27/2020 | Full Story

Glencore Canada Corporation fined $110,000 after three workers injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Glencore Canada Corporation in Toronto, Ontario was fined $110,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after three workers were injured.
3/27/2020 | 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

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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. 
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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