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News Manufacturing Minerals General
October 20, 2020  

Quebec town of Abestos votes to change name to Val des Source

Beat five other proposed names with 51.5% of the vote after three rounds.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
October 19, 2020  

Quebec town of Asbestos is getting a new name

Residents looking to shed its association with the toxic mineral due to its negative impact on people’s health.

News Government Manufacturing Minerals General
September 21, 2020  

Quebec town Asbestos hits pause on name change process

Some residents aren’t happy with the four names under consideration, town council looking at expanding options.

News Manufacturing Metals Minerals General Operations Sustainability Technology
September 14, 2020  

E2Metrix technology gets $4.5M boost from Natural Resources Canada

Ecothor will help clean out contaminants and solids, recycle mining wastewater.

News Minerals General
September 3, 2020  

EU unveils plan to secure rare earth materials, cut dependency

Need around 60 times more lithium and 15 times more cobalt for electric vehicle batteries and energy storage by 2050.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
August 10, 2020  

Canada plans $3.6B in retaliatory tariffs on U.S. in aluminium dispute

Freeland says the tariffs will match dollar-for-dollar the costs of the planned 10% import tariff on Canadian raw aluminum that will apply starting Aug. 16

News Construction Minerals General
August 3, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin to restructure resources business to be profitable next year

The turn away from resources will reduce that segment’s operations to nine countries from 30

News Metals Minerals General
July 29, 2020  

Feds invest $98M for the minerals and metals sector

The feds are supporting the Geo-mapping for Energy and Minerals program and the Targeted Geoscience Initiative

News Minerals General
July 9, 2020  

Alberta won’t require full environmental assessments for sandpits

They’ll be regulated as they have been in the past with no conditions on approvals.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
March 9, 2020  

Coal miner Teck baffled by fish collapse downstream of BC mines

Water monitoring stations near the mines have reported selenium concentration levels 50 times what’s recommended for aquatic health.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
March 5, 2020  

Mining companies moving towards stakeholder capitalism: KPMG

Canadian companies identified access to capital as one of their top three risks.

News Minerals General
March 5, 2020  

Ontario investing $10.5M in mining firms

Investments in mining supply and services companies will create jobs in the North, says the Ontario government

News Minerals General
March 5, 2020  

Ontario announces mining mission to South America

Peru and Ecuador represent “an abundance of untapped potential” for Ontario suppliers to the mining industry: Fedeli.

News Minerals General
February 20, 2020  

Ottawa steps into ‘Ring of Fire’ debate with Doug Ford

The mineral-rich deposits were discovered in a region inhabited by Indigenous peoples, provincial governments have been trying to develop them since 2007.

News Minerals General Sustainability
February 13, 2020  

$3.5M in federal funding for green mining in Sudbury

Recipients are a manufacturer of electric drive systems and an organization developing heat exchange technology.