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Sewage Gives Clues about Socioeconomic Status and Habits: Study

A team of researchers from the University of Queensland and the Norwegian Institute for Water Research has found that the study of wastewater sewage...

Ottawa Completes Tunneling for Combined Sewage Storage Tunnel

A tunnel-boring machine has completed its four-kilometre east-west journey, marking a major milestone for the Combined Sewage Storage Tunnel project. With the two-kilometre north-south tunnel already...

Sewage Lagoon in Kugaaruk, Nunavut Receives Federal Funding

Bernadette Jordan, Canada’s minister of rural economic development, and David Akeeagok, deputy premier of Nunavut, announced funding for a sewage lagoon rehabilitation project in...

Regulatory & Enforcement Failures Permit Water Pollution, Increase Economic Burden

Yesterday, the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario (ECO), Dianne Saxe, held a webinar to provide further insight into the recently released environmental protection report, Back...

Report: More Must Be Done to Protect Ontario’s Water

The Ontario government continues to allow raw sewage to overflow into Ontario lakes and rivers at an alarming rate, says a new report by...

Report: Toronto Harbour Rife with Waste After Combined Sewer Overflow

Lake Ontario Waterkeeper (LOW), a Swim Drink Fish Initiative, has released findings from its Toronto Harbour Monitoring Program. After testing water quality for four months,...

Sewage Discharge in Maine Prompts NB Water Quality Advisory

In response to a sewage discharge in the state of Maine, New Brunswick’s Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health and the Department...

Water System in Millertown, N.L. Receives Investment for Upgrades

Investment in Millertown, Newfoundland and Labrador will go towards development of its water systems. Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, was joined by Al...

Hamilton, Ont., Begins $340M Upgrade to Wastewater Plant

Over the next five years, Hamilton’s Woodward Wastewater Treatment Plant will receive $340 million in upgrades. The first project under this multi-year, multi-phase initiative...

Canada and Saskatchewan Invest $6.4M in Wastewater

The Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan have announced a $6.4-million expansion of the Balgonie wastewater system. "The investments in infrastructure we are making will benefit...

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