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September 20, 2020  

NS residents concerned over dusty cement plant emissions

Sudden plant shutdown resulted in a discharge of dust that drifted over neighbourhoods and coated cars.

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December 10, 2019  

Clean-tech innovator BIOREM tallies new orders worth $5.7M

High-efficiency air emissions control systems lined up for projects in China and Chicago.

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September 19, 2019  

Trump bars California from setting stricter fuel standards

Unclear what Trump will propose as final fuel-efficiency rules, but in the past has favoured freezing Obama-era mileage standards at 2021 levels.

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November 27, 2018  

N.R. Murphy Ltd. marks 75 years with new ownership

Industrial air quality manufacturer keeps it in the family as Helder Armas takes over as president.

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July 19, 2016  

Beijing says air quality improved in first half of 2016

Good days in which air quality was rated good grew by 19 to 107.

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August 31, 2015  

Tests in Alberta industrial heartland reveal air quality concerns

Researchers find brief, dramatic spikes in levels of benzene, a known carcinogen for which there is no safe level.

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April 21, 2015  

Sulphur recovery issue shuts down Shell’s Scotford upgrader

Energy company was monitoring air quality when tests revealed sulphur dioxide levels were below guidelines.

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March 26, 2015  

Oil sands mobile air monitoring cancelled over funding problems

Equipment monitors air quality during environmental emergencies.

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September 20, 2013  

Curbing global warming pollution dims coal’s future

US presses ahead with tough requirements for new coal-fired power plants.

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April 30, 2013  

China’s bad air drives top foreign executives away

Good for career but bad for health: How expats see a stint in China.

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January 17, 2013  

Canada is an environmental laggard: Conference Board

Report cites high consumption and throwaway habits for a C grade.

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October 12, 2012  

Canada’s environment ministers announce agreement to reduce smog, improve air quality

Agreement updates air quality standards for the first time in 20 years, starting with sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide and volatile organic compounds.