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COLUMN: Is wood a sustainable construction material? The answer is not clear-cut COLUMN: Is wood a sustainable construction material? The answer is not clear-cut
8/29/2014 | Full Story

Mount Polley tailings breach causes concern in Alaska
8/29/2014 | Full Story

Any 2015 Climate Change Agreement Likely to Fall Short of Goals, Reports Say Any 2015 Climate Change Agreement Likely to Fall Short of Goals, Reports Say
8/29/2014 | Full Story

Aquaculture overhaul underway federally and in Nova Scotia Aquaculture overhaul underway federally and in Nova Scotia
8/29/2014 | Full Story

Washington metal firm to install 'water blast' system to cut HazMat output Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/28/2014 | Full Story

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EPA awards New Mexico annual grant for state HazMat program Log In or Subscribe to View Article

8/28/2014 | Full Story

Natural gas popularity creating demand for propylene building block Log In or Subscribe to View Article
The increasing use of cheaper natural gas as a feedstock by petrochemical producers means that less propylene is being produced as a co-product by the region’s steam crackers. This is driving greater global demand for on-purpose...
8/28/2014 | Full Story

Quebec crew discovers PCB leak in storm drainage system Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/27/2014 | Full Story

Stantec Q2 revenue up nearly 12 per cent Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/27/2014 | Full Story

Toronto's anti-MGRA brownfields proposal heads back to committee Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/27/2014 | Full Story

EARLY BIRD: Waste 2 Fuel Cleantech is full steam ahead Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/26/2014 | Full Story

Republic names Serianni as new CFO Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/26/2014 | Full Story

Saskatoon approves $20-million Cosmo recycling contract Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/26/2014 | Full Story

New URRACO line of mobile heavy-duty shredders from Lindner Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/26/2014 | Full Story

TerraCycle, Keurig team up for coffee pod recycling pilot Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/26/2014 | Full Story

Two dead, one injured in military recycler blast Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/26/2014 | Full Story

Top waste jobs open in Halifax during system overhaul Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/26/2014 | Full Story

COLUMN: Canada may be wiser to follow EU than US
8/22/2014 | Full Story

Feds approve new Giant Mine remediation plan
8/22/2014 | Full Story

Over-Allocation of California Water Rights, Lack of Use Data Complicate Enforcement
8/22/2014 | Full Story

Oil sands: Are they too costly to mine?
8/22/2014 | Full Story

West Virginia awarded extra $250,000 for revitalization Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/21/2014 | Full Story

Rochester set with new $331,000 EPA brownfields loan Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/21/2014 | Full Story

LAC-MEGANTIC: Botched engine repair triggered fatal chain reaction Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/21/2014 | Full Story

US Treasury eyes distribution of billions in fines from BP Deepwater spill Log In or Subscribe to View Article
8/21/2014 | Full Story

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Nova Scotia working on a 'greener' economy
All jurisdictions in Canada say they want a greener economy, but it is arguably only Nova Scotia that pays the concept more than lip service. 
8/20/2014 | Full Story

Yukon strategy looks to manage territory's water supply
Yukon has released a new Yukon Water Strategy and Action Plan that provides the territory with a comprehensive approach to making water management decisions. 
8/20/2014 | Full Story

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Resolute FP Canada Inc fined $55,000 after worker's arm, wrist crushed Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Resolute FP Canada Inc., carrying on business as Resolute Forest Products Canada, was fined $55,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a worker was injured at a paper mill.
8/20/2014 | Full Story

Plank Road Auto Wreckers Ltd fined $60,000 after worker dies from injuries Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Plank Road Auto Wreckers Ltd. in Sarnia, Ontario was fined $60,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a car temporarily elevated fell on a worker.
8/20/2014 | Full Story

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EDITOR's PICK: Negligence claim proceeds against XCG consultant Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Negligence claims continue to multiply against environmental consultants accused of failing to clean up contaminated sites. The Ontario Superior Court recently allowed a professional negligence lawsuit to go ahead against an Ontario...
7/31/2014 | Full Story

City of Toronto defers decision on streamlined risk assessments Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Environmental consultants will have to wait another month for a decision from Toronto city council about rejecting modified generic risk assessments (MGRA) for contaminated lands, as recommended by the City’s Public Works and...
7/25/2014 | Full Story

Proposed rules for exploration work on Anticosti Island Log In or Subscribe to View Article
On June 9, 2014, the Minister of Energy and Natural Resources published in the Gazette officielle du Québec a draft Minister’s Order setting out the conditions on which exploration work for petroleum and natural gas may be...
6/30/2014 | Full Story

Protect your business against criminal negligence by going beyond due diligence, lawyers say Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Bill C-45 is emerging as a force requiring employers to move beyond due diligence to ensure workplace safety protection.
4/30/2014 | Full Story

Quebec court approves fracking permit, despite municipal bylaws
A Quebec court has granted permission for exploration company Petrolia Inc. to frack for oil near homes in rural Gaspé, despite a municipal bylaw against drilling in the community.
2/14/2014 | Full Story

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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

6/25/2014 | Full Story

Alberta oil sands company will be first to recycle wastewater Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Suncor Energy, a leading Canadian oil sands company, has announced that it will be the first player from Alberta’s controversial oil sands exploration environment to recycle tailings waste.
6/6/2014 | Full Story

A look at the greenest companies in Canada, the U.S., and the world Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Green lists were plentiful this first week of June 2014. Publications in both the U.S. and Canada released environmental sustainability rankings for companies in North America and around the world.
6/6/2014 | Full Story

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