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Tag: Nova Scotia

$8M for N.S. Water Projects

The provincial and federal governments are contributing nearly $8 million for eight water and wastewater infrastructure projects across the province. Funding for the eight water...

“Unpleasant Odours”: Halifax Food Industry

Foodservice operators are striking back against sewage odours in downtown Halifax. Luc Erjavec, VP Atlantic Canada of Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices Association, issued an open...

History in the Making

For over 250 years, the town of Lunenburg, Nova Scotia has been associated with water. Located on a peninsula southwest of the provincial capital...

Green Party Calls for Fewer Bottles

Canada's Green Party has voiced its opinion on bottled water by asking the federal government to avoid its purchase wherever possible, citing environmental and...

Cancer Society Funds Arsenic Study

A cancer prevention study, funded by the Canadian Cancer Society's new Prevention Initiative, will investigate the risk of bladder and kidney cancer associated with...

CF Surveillance to Help Spy Water Pollution

Ottawa has announced the locations of the two satellite reception ground stations for the Polar Epsilon project, marking the start of the second phase...

Five NS Water Projects Receive Funding

Five communities in the Kings County, N.S. area will have better drinking water and wastewater treatment systems with funding from three levels of government. More...

Upgrade for Yarmouth’s Wastewater System

Residents of the town of Yarmouth and surrounding areas will soon have a more efficient wastewater treatment plant. The province is investing $340,000 to upgrade...

Pictou County to See Wastewater Improvements

Residents in New Glasgow, Stellarton, Trenton, Westville, and the Municipality of Pictou, Nova Scotia, will see improved wastewater treatment thanks to a shared investment...

Annapolis Valley to Undergo Groundwater Survey

Farmers and other groundwater users in the Annapolis Valley are being asked to take part in a study that will help to improve water-use...

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