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Laundry in Canada and U.S. Releases Trillions of Plastic Microfibres: Study

A study by Ocean Wise estimates that 878 tonnes of plastic microfibres are released from household laundry in Canada and the United States through...

Transport Canada Provides Additional Safeguards to 25 Rivers

Twenty-five wild and free-flowing rivers and Canadian Heritage Rivers will receive additional oversight under the Canadian Navigable Waters Act. The rivers have officially been...

Choices Made Now Critical for the Future of Our Ocean and...

The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report highlights the urgency of prioritizing timely, ambitious, and coordinated action to address unprecedented and...

Governments can Prevent PFAS Pollution in Great Lakes: Report

As communities across the Great Lakes region grapple with contaminated drinking water due to toxic PFAS chemicals, a new National Wildlife Federation report outlines...

Expert Panel Identifies Canada’s Top Climate Change Risks

An expert panel convened by the Council of Canadian Academies (CCA) has identified Canada’s top climate change risks. It has also determined that many...

New Report on Water Management and Big Data Analytics

Pollution Probe and the Council of the Great Lakes Region have released a new report on Water Management and Big Data Analytics. “We are very...

IBC Releases Report on Managing Flood Costs of High Risk Properties

The Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) has released a paper that provides Options for Managing the Flood Costs of Canada’s Highest Risk Residential Properties. In...

Canada and U.S. Release Progress Report on GLWQA Commitments

A new report that documents the progress made by Canada and United States between 2017 and 2019 in meeting commitments under the Great Lakes...

Water Security in the Mining Sector

What is the state of play for catalyzing water security in the mining sector? This was the key question that Christina Copeland, senior manager for...

International Trade Agreements Provide Opportunities for Sustainable Procurement

Procurers need to use the flexibility offered by international trade agreements, instead of perceiving them as a barrier to innovative sustainable procurement, according to...

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