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Ontario forming working group to guide conservation authorities despite outcry

The Ontario government has tasked a new working group with developing regulations that would lead the province’s 36 conservation authorities to focus and deliver...
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Highs and lows emerge from online STEM learning during pandemic

Data emerging from new studies shows that the loss of labs and field trips during the COVID-19 pandemic has been a significant change for...
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WSP acquires Golder in $1.5B deal that creates one of world’s biggest environmental consulting...

Montreal-based Canadian engineering leader WSP Global Inc. has acquired Ontario-based Golder Associates for nearly $1.5 billion, making WSP what it calls the “leading global...
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Environmental sector jobs to see growth in spite of pandemic, report says

A recent environmental employment outlook report from ECO Canada forecasts moderate 8.1% growth from 2019 to 2029, representing more than 50,000 new jobs in spite of an economy hit hard by COVID‑19.
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IBI acquires Cole Engineering to form ‘significant’ infrastructure engineering team

Toronto-based IBI Group Inc. has acquired the assets of Cole Engineering Group Ltd., one of the largest independent civil engineering firms in Ontario with...
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PPE litter problem growing in world’s landscapes, including Canada’s

While COVID-19 continues to impact the health of people worldwide, the virus is inadvertently wreaking havoc on the environment, too, as the mask litter...
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U of Guelph to track wastewater for food-borne illnesses, COVID-19

A new $6.5-million outbreak detection project led by a University of Guelph food scientist aims to develop an approach to metagenomic detection of food-borne...
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Environmental sector jobs to see growth in spite of pandemic, report says

A new environmental employment outlook report from ECO Canada forecasts moderate 8.1% growth from 2019 to 2029, representing more than 50,000 new jobs in...
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ADS announces updated PRISM 2.0 platform for wastewater collection systems

ADS Environmental Services®, a provider of intelligent flow, level, and rainfall monitoring solutions, announced the release of their PRISM Version 2.0 solution platform on...
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Canada moves one step closer to single-use plastics ban for 2021

Canada has announced the next steps in its single-use plastics ban to achieve zero plastic waste by 2030. The six items currently proposed under the...
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Quebec researchers degrading microplastics with anodic oxidation

A new case study from Quebec’s Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) has shown some success in degrading microplastic particles through electrolytic oxidation...
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