UN Body Urges Mining Companies To Put Safety First

Catastrophic mining waste failures are on the rise worldwide and on all continents.
Posted On 23 Oct 2017
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Plastics leave permanent legacy

Timber rots, cement crumbles, metal corrodes: plastics are there for ever. By 2050 there could be 12 billion tonnes in the world’s landfills.
Posted On 24 Jul 2017
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Renewable Energy Employs 9.8 million People Worldwide – Report

Global energy system creating more jobs in renewables than in fossil-fuel technologies
Posted On 23 May 2017
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When Companies Track Their Climate Emissions

Voluntary greenhouse gas accounting has become common in the private sector, but is it helping?
Posted On 02 Apr 2016
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Ontario and Québec Issue Statement after Bilateral Meeting

Ontario and Québec are working together on initiatives to help both provinces to transition to sustainable low-carbon economies.
Posted On 02 Mar 2016
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TELUS and Green Standards Partner to Decommission Office Spaces

Thanks to a national partnership between TELUS and Green Standards, Place Cartier school received over 80 donated items, which included school-room essentials like chairs, desks, and cabinets.
Posted On 09 Feb 2016
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Is it time to rethink recycling?

If our current approach to recycling isn’t the best for the economy or the environment, why do we do it? Is it better to design products and packaging further upstream to avoid waste altogether?
Posted On 09 Feb 2016
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Using Dry Anaerobic Digestion to Break Down Food Waste

Food waste diversion will need to increase in next 15 years by 1000%, or 1.8 million tons per year to meet EPA goals
Posted On 13 Jan 2016
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