Baby bibs, blankets contain toxins Canada banned in other products: report
End federal exemptions that allow such chemicals in clothes and other textiles: Environmental Defence
Ottawa to assess climate change impact on Nova Scotia’s land link to Canada
Study will focus on centuries-old dikes and key infrastructure in the Chignecto Isthmus Trade Corridor.
NAFTA body calls for investigation into oil sands tailings enforcement
Environmental watchdog questions how the federal government enforces the Fisheries Act in relation to the giant ponds.
Aluminum smelting breakthrough produces oxygen instead of greenhouse gases
Process eliminates greenhouse gas emissions from traditional smelting by producing oxygen.
Environment groups pan Liberals for fossil fuels, parks management
Government has kept promises in principle, but not in execution.
BC sets new greenhouse reduction targets to 60% by 2040
Environment minister confident goals will be reached by working with industry, communities, residents.
Kenney returns to Ottawa as wing man in Tories’ fight against carbon tax
Says his top priority if elected will be repealing Alberta NDP’s carbon tax on gasoline and heating fuels.
Can Tories claim they cut emissions while cutting taxes?
Yes, but with some alternate facts and baloney on the side.
Morneau ducks queries on carbon tax gender costs
Analysis found the impacts differ, depending on the system and how the revenue is used.
Carbon price could cut 90 million tonnes of emissions by 2022: report
Ottawa analysis is attempting to sell the politically divisive, carbon-pricing policy.
Globalization may actually be better for the environment
Green innovations that can be transferred from countries with strict environmental regulations to pollution havens.
Halifax looks at restricting flyer delivery: ‘huge environmental issue’
Similar bylaws passed in other cities including Calgary, Ottawa and Montreal.
Mackenzie Pulp Mill fined $900,000 for leaking effluent into BC lake
Two incidents involving discharge coming from the mill that was found to be harmful to fish.
Alberta and BC are dropping the gloves over pipelines
Notley warns of retaliation if BC’s obstruction of the pipeline continues.
Canadian emissions creep lower in 2016 but Paris targets still dubious
187 million tonnes away from commitment to get emissions to at least 30% less than they were in 2005 by 2030.
Horgan still blocking Trans Mountain after meeting with PM, Notley
Trudeau insists the Kinder Morgan pipeline is within federal jurisdiction, Horgan’s government has no authority to block it.
Nestlé aiming at 100% recyclable or reusable packaging by 2025
Will focus on eliminating non-recyclable plastics and use of plastics with better recycling rates.
Trudeau heads west with his environment and economy balancing act
Trans Mountain pipeline protesters plan to give him a less-than-warm welcome.
Even strong climate change believers don’t get carbon pricing: survey
Fewer than half are confident they even know what it actually is; 66% see it as best way to curb emissions.
Volkswagen: We’ll buy your diesel back if it’s banned
Guarantee applies to new cars bought from a Volkswagen dealer from April 1 through the end of the year.
Fisheries groups opposing Nova Scotia mill’s proposed effluent treatment plant
Other options should be explored, with rigorous research to assess the impact.
How smartphones are heating up the planet
Study found relative contribution of ICT to the total global carbon footprint is expected to grow to 14% by 2040.
NC may test food near Chemours plant for industrial chemical
Chemicals released into the air were found in about 40% of the food samples collected within about 4 kilometres of the European factory.
Canada will meet climate targets despite emissions gap: McKenna
Report to the UN shows Canada is 66 megatonnes short of its target, a 50% increase for 18 month ago.
An Ontario PC government could get carbon cash tax despite opposition
Federal tax will go ahead whether or not the PC’s fight in court, and the money will come to Ontario.
Toyota Canada CEO concerned sole focus on zero-emission vehicles will miss real target
Larry Hutchinson stressed the need for multiple powertrain technologies to reduce greenhouse gases.
Flow Water’s commitment to mindful hydration
Flow Water commits to the environment with a high-quality healthy beverage in a Tetra Pak container.
Carbon taxes take a big bite out of your wallet
…But they’ll do nothing for the environment; so what will they really achieve?
The legal costs of climate change
Energy companies could be on the hook for billions in damages.
Ford drives out waste
Ford of Canada’s Oakville Assembly plant is a busy…
What to do with CO2?
A pilot with Husky Energy and a program run by EERC will put the enzyme-enabled carbon capture technology to the test.
Putting power into conservation
Four steps to triple bottom line savings.