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 General
July 22, 2019  

Canada mine waste prompts calls for better water protection

Want long-term water quality monitoring and to adopt a strict water quality standard for selenium.

News Energy Forestry Government Minerals Oil & Gas General
November 19, 2018  

Proposed environmental assessment legislation needs integrity boost: scientists

Bill 51 contains a number of reforms and amendments that will change the way mines, dams and pipelines are reviewed and approved in BC.

News Manufacturing Minerals General Sustainability
January 31, 2018  

US officials consider robots to combat mine spills

Wastewater containing toxic heavy metals has been spewing from hundreds of inactive mines nationwide for decades.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
March 30, 2016  

NB fracking moratorium stays until conditions met

Government wants a plan for regulations, waste-water disposal, consulting First Nations, a royalty structure and a social licence.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 20, 2015  

Canadian energy and mines ministers in Halifax

Groups call for action to prevent mine waste leaks similar to the Mount Polley in BC.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
July 16, 2013  

US factory output up in June, boosts industrial production 0.3 pct.

US manufacturers have struggled this year, with output up only 1.8% in the last 12 months.