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News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 16, 2019  

Seafood fraud common in Canada’s cities: Oceana Canada study

Results combined with previous investigations found 47% of the 472 fish samples were mislabelled in six Canadian cities.

News General
April 11, 2019  

First genetically modified salmon to hit Canadian stores

Environment Canada recently approved U.S.-based AquaBounty to grow the salmon at its site about 74 kilometres east of Charlottetown.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
December 12, 2018  

Seafood giant joins Irvings, McCains as NB business royalty

Cooke Aquaculture is set to complete its latest acquisition, growing its global workforce to some 9,000 employees.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
May 26, 2017  

Fish plant burns to the ground on New Brunswick island

$6 million expansion was added on the decades-old plant last fall.

News Energy Manufacturing General
October 19, 2016  

Methylmercury levels to rise at Muskrat Falls reservoir

ST. JOHN’S, NL — Methylmercury levels are expected to

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
July 22, 2016  

Fire destroys fish plant in small eastern Newfoundland

Nearby transformer caught fire, Dorset Fisheries facility went up within minutes: plant manager.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 13, 2016  

Burned out Bay de Verde fish plant to be rebuilt

Quinlan Brothers reassures workers and advises fish harvesters it has a backup for processing their catches.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
May 12, 2015  

F. Nations protest Site C with mercury-tainted trout

Study concludes 98% of the fish samples contain levels above provincial guidelines.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
March 23, 2015  

NL fish plant destroyed by blaze

150 employees were scheduled to start work at the plant in April.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Economy General
December 16, 2014  

NL premier will hold Harper to account for CETA fund

Paul Davis threatens to pull support or the EU free trade deal.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
September 19, 2014  

Three injured after collapse at a NS fish plant

Warehouse for lobster tanks was under construction.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
July 30, 2013  

Scientists find floating masses of plastic bits in Great Lakes

Studies are underway to determine the impact of microplastics along the food chain.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
June 25, 2013  

Still no compensation for High Liner workers

Newfoundland fish plant closed in December, money held in trust.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
April 15, 2013  

Suncor pipe discharge toxic to fish, tests say

Metals including selenium, boron and arsenic found at twice the recommended levels.