Retailers banned reusable packaging as use of plastic containers went up, and some cities cut or cancel recycling programs.
…But with life and heat-trapping gas levels inching back toward normal, the break will likely be “a drop in the ocean.”
High-efficiency air emissions control systems lined up for projects in China and Chicago.
London, Singapore and Stockholm have all implemented similar systems.
Proposal to pump millions of litres of treated pulp mill waste into the Northumberland Strait has met with strong backlash.
Government will return 90% of all the money it collects from a carbon price directly to the Canadians who pay it.
Pros cited are 260 avoided premature deaths” and 190,000 fewer days of breathing difficulty and reduced activity.
Wide-reaching implications if the state succeeds, in part because 3M and other companies legally dumped the chemicals for years.
Want changes to CEPA that put the onus on companies to show their products are safe before they’re put on the market.
Air, soil and water pollution and exposure to toxic chemicals killed three times more people.
Court documents say it’s the largest natural resources damages settlement in Virginia history.
The jobs are being defined as those that help reduce energy consumption, limit GHGs and minimize pollution.
Some funding will be used to close or upgrade more than 2,000 polluting factories.
As the federal government moves to phase out coal by 2030, the Fraser Institute it to heed the province’s example.
Ten inspection teams found companies resuming production despite a government ban.