Canadian small businesses create solutions to help reduce plastic pollution in oceans
The over $2 million in funding is part of the second phase of the domestic plastics challenges under the Innovative Solutions Canada program
How a global ocean treaty could protect biodiversity in the high seas
Good ocean governance is critical to protect these expanses from pollution, overfishing and climate change
Fed’s Ocean Supercluster announces $6.8M startup project
The program aims to increase industrial use of marine technologies and grow the ocean industries workforce
New climate report says oceans rising faster, ice melting more
If global warming doesn’t slow down, the sea will rise three feet by the end of the century.
Plastic degrading in the ocean produces greenhouse gas: study
Canadian-led researchers in Hawaii found emissions phenomenon is intensified by sun exposure.
Ottawa gave Nova Chemicals $35M while calling for an end to single use plastics
Some of the grant will go towards a $2.2-billion expansion in Sarnia, including a new polyethylene facility.