Pipeline spills about 400,000 litres
Some enters North Saskatchewan River
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Cardinal Energy cleaning up 320,000 litres of oil and produced water
Problem with pump equipment, regulator says no wildlife has been affected.
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.
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.
Nexen reports 270,000 litre pipeline spill of produced water
Cleanup underway of oil and gas extraction process byproduct in Northern Alberta.
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.
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.
Baltimore acid spill prompts shelter in place order
Produced a “vapour cloud” that has since dissipated.
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.
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.
DuPont, Chemours to pay $671M in chemical leak case
Companies to cover any future liabilities related to the release of the perfluorooctanoic acid.
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.
Pipeline segment in Sask. Husky oil spill sent for testing
PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. — Part of the pipeline involved…
Prince Albert starts billing Husky for pipeline spill in river
City seeks compensation for staff salaries, contractors and materials and laid off employees.
Northern Pulp ordered to pay $225,000 penalty for effluent spill
Environmental Damages Fund will disperse the money to three groups.
Small spill near former GM plant in St. Catharines investigated
Firefighters found a very small leak or spill into the creek.
Colorado mine spill: EPA chief takes responsibility
Contaminated water contained high levels of arsenic, lead and other potentially toxic heavy metals.
Nexen’s Alberta oil spill prompts pipeline alarm
Timing of rupture narrowed to a “shocking” two-week period.
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.
Hong Kong beaches fouled by massive plastic pellets spill
China’s Sinopec vows to clean up 150-tonne mess.
NEB officials inspecting Enbridge’s Edmonton control centre
Checking how the facility would handle a major incident like Michigan.
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.
Metals firm fined $472 million in toxic spill debacle
Hungarian officials say fine justified by unprecedented amount of hazardous materials released during incident
Rutter partners on $2M oil spill technology order
ST. JOHN’S, Nfld.: Rutter Technologies has orders for six…