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December 29, 2020  

Pipeline spills about 400,000 litres

Some enters North Saskatchewan River

News Energy General
October 29, 2020  

Husky pipeline spills 900K litres of produced water in NW Alberta

Leak was discovered on Oct. 26 in the Rainbow Lake area and some of the water spilled into nearby muskeg.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
August 12, 2020  

Mauritius seeks compensation as oil spill cleanup continues

MV Wakashio has spilled 1,000 tons of its cargo of 4,000 tons of oil into the sea, fouling the coastline of Mauritius.

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June 15, 2020  

Trans Mountain says pipeline has restarted after spill in Abbotsford, BC

Cause of the spill related to a fitting on a one-inch, or 2.5-centimetre, piece of pipe.

News Energy Manufacturing General
March 31, 2020  

No adverse impacts from tritium spill at nuclear reactor: Bruce Power

Heavy water spill on the floor of the idled Unit 6 at Bruce B occurred during replacement of the reactor’s major components.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 27, 2019  

Burlington mayor angry after being kept in the dark about sewage spill

City of Hamilton kept a 24-billion litres wastewater spill into Chedoke Creek between 2014 and 2018 a secret from the public.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
July 18, 2019  

Cardinal Energy cleaning up 320,000 litres of oil and produced water

Problem with pump equipment, regulator says no wildlife has been affected.

News Oil & Gas General
February 21, 2019  

Attempted theft at oilfield site ends in leak of crude oil effluent: RCMP

Mounties say someone trying to steal copper wire at the site near Vermilion on Friday night caused extensive damage to the electrical wiring.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
February 6, 2019  

NS group seeks data on effluent leak from Northern Pulp pipeline

No details from the province for three months, Friends of the Northumberland Strait are frustrated.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
August 15, 2018  

Nexen reports 270,000 litre pipeline spill of produced water

Cleanup underway of oil and gas extraction process byproduct in Northern Alberta.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
July 23, 2018  

BP gets green light to restart drilling off Nova Scotia coast after spill

Measures put in place to prevent another accident, including a pressure system alarm.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General
June 11, 2018  

Spill at Trans Mountain station larger than BC government first reported

Spill volume reported from company’s Darfield station north of Kamloops on May 27 revised to 4,800 litres from 100 litres.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
September 18, 2017  

Baltimore acid spill prompts shelter in place order

Produced a “vapour cloud” that has since dissipated.

News General
May 9, 2017  

Husky resumes clean up after last July’s major Saskatchewan oil spill

Will depend on whether the oil is found along the shoreline or if it’s at the bottom of the river.

News Manufacturing Metals General
April 17, 2017  

EPA: No significant chemical discharge from US Steel spill

Expansion joint failed in a pipe, allowing wastewater to eventually flow into a waterway flowing into Lake Michigan.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
February 14, 2017  

DuPont, Chemours to pay $671M in chemical leak case

Companies to cover any future liabilities related to the release of the perfluorooctanoic acid.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 2, 2017  

Second, smaller spill in Sask. reported by Tundra Energy

Report says 5,000 litres of crude oil was released and contained on company property, with 4,000 litres recovered.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
August 12, 2016  

Pipeline segment in Sask. Husky oil spill sent for testing

PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. — Part of the pipeline involved

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
August 11, 2016  

Prince Albert starts billing Husky for pipeline spill in river

City seeks compensation for staff salaries, contractors and materials and laid off employees.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
May 18, 2016  

Northern Pulp ordered to pay $225,000 penalty for effluent spill

Environmental Damages Fund will disperse the money to three groups.

News Automotive Chemicals Government Manufacturing General
February 19, 2016  

Small spill near former GM plant in St. Catharines investigated

Firefighters found a very small leak or spill into the creek.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
August 12, 2015  

Colorado mine spill: EPA chief takes responsibility

Contaminated water contained high levels of arsenic, lead and other potentially toxic heavy metals.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General Sustainability
July 23, 2015  

Nexen’s Alberta oil spill prompts pipeline alarm

Timing of rupture narrowed to a “shocking” two-week period.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
July 22, 2015  

Nexen Energy to provide update on Alberta oil spill

Five million litres of bitumen, sand and produced water discovered July 15 near the Long Lake oil sands facility.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Sustainability
August 9, 2012  

Hong Kong beaches fouled by massive plastic pellets spill

China’s Sinopec vows to clean up 150-tonne mess.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
August 9, 2012  

NEB officials inspecting Enbridge’s Edmonton control centre

Checking how the facility would handle a major incident like Michigan.

News Chemicals Sustainability
February 7, 2012  

China environmental accidents on the rise

Environmental accidents are on the rise in China, mainly due to chemicals industry traffic and mishaps, and the costs of such damage to the economy are rising.

News General
September 14, 2011  

Metals firm fined $472 million in toxic spill debacle

Hungarian officials say fine justified by unprecedented amount of hazardous materials released during incident

News Sustainability
October 14, 2010  

Rutter partners on $2M oil spill technology order

ST. JOHN’S, Nfld.: Rutter Technologies has orders for six