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News Manufacturing General
April 23, 2020  

Canada Goose launches sustainable impact strategy

Parka maker has achieved carbon neutrality as of March 2020 through investments in strategic offsetting projects.

News Forestry General Sustainability
January 7, 2020  

Federal natural disaster bills now average more than $430M a year

Germanwatch’s Climate Risk Index lists Canada ninth among the countries most affected by climate change in 2018.

News Energy Manufacturing General
January 6, 2020  

Alberta NDP wants $30M energy war room shut down

Doing more harm than good with its high-profile errors.

News Manufacturing Metals General
December 2, 2019  

Semafo mine in Burkina Faso won’t reopen this year following attack

Company says it continues to support victims and their families as it works on a plan for the future.

News Manufacturing General
September 30, 2019  

Plug pulled after eight years on urea, methanol plant in Becancour

Unable to negotiate a fixed price with its suppliers of engineering services and construction.

News Forestry Manufacturing General
July 31, 2018  

Uniboard invests $38.5M in its Val-d’Or wood products mill

Second phase of a major upgrade project to build a world-class particleboard, TFL facility.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 28, 2018  

Debt mounts as Ontario moves back into deficit ahead of election

Deficit of $6.7 billion as Liberals’ decision reverses a key promise to stay in the black this year.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
May 9, 2017  

Quebec pension fund, union fund won’t support Bombardier’s Beaudoin

Also voting against the executives’ compensation package that includes hikes of nearly 50%.

News Manufacturing General
April 3, 2017  

Three die, 4 hurt when boiler explodes in St. Louis box plant

Investigators were trying to pinpoint what caused the 1.5-ton cast iron boiler to blow up.

News Manufacturing General
August 17, 2016  

New Flyer powers up new near-zero emissions bus engine

Compressed natural gas engine will power a New Flyer Xcelsior XN40 bus.

News Energy Manufacturing General Technology
August 16, 2016  

Electrovaya introduces next-gen lithium ion energy cell

LC-44 from Litarion subsidiary features higher energy density and longer cycle life.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 15, 2016  

Canadian CEO loses bids to avoid extradition to US on fraud charges

Charges stem from a now-cancelled contract involving armoured vehicles destined for Iraq.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 3, 2016  

French court upholds 4-year sentence for fake breast implants

Company founder guilty of aggravated fraud over implants sold worldwide from 2001 to 2010.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
March 21, 2016  

Sherwin-Williams buying rival Valspar for $11.3B

Combined company would have annual revenue of $15.6 billion.

News Chemicals Government Manufacturing General Production Sustainability
February 12, 2016  

NY manufacturers to pay for fouled water cleanup

Perfluorooctonaoic acid used in products for decades has contaminated Hootsick Falls groundwater.