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The Star's Jayme Poisson collects soil samples near the old paper mill in Dryden, Ont., some of which were found to be contaminated with mercury.
Jan 14, 2017 | Add Comment | Mississauga News

Province to ‘carefully review’ tests showing tainted soil upstream from Grassy Narrows

David Bruser

The province vows to “carefully review” new test results showing mercury-contaminated soil upstream...

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Community | Jan 14, 2017
Flower Show

Heritage Toronto calling on proposals for Parks Past program

The deadline for proposals for Heritage Toronto’s Parks Past program is fast approaching. Parks Past seeks to shine a...

City Centre Mirror
Canada | Jan 13, 2017

Manitoba chiefs continue Enbridge fight

Manitoba chiefs hope to get Federal Court of Appeal review of Enbridge project

News | Jan 11, 2017

Boards' climate change know-how criticized

Climate change expertise lacking in Canadian boardrooms, says report

News | Jan 09, 2017
Rouge Bird Count

Volunteers count 4,553 birds in Scarborough's frozen Rouge Park

Close to 200 volunteers stood in frigid conditions on Sunday, Jan. 8, counting and identifying avian life in Scarborough’s...

Scarborough Mirror
Community | Jan 08, 2017
Environment Canada releases special weather statement

Environment Canada issues alert for snow changing to rain coming to Toronto

There's good news and bad news. The good news is the extreme cold is expected to come to an end. The bad news is...

City Centre Mirror
SPONSORED CONTENT | Dec 29, 2016
Attic insulation should be the highest priority in a home retrofit

Attic insulation should be the highest priority in a home retrofit

When it comes to improving your home's efficiency, you probably think of retrofitting the most visible places first. However,...

Metroland Media
Dec 22, 2016

TEA urges Torontonians to buy less, reuse and recycle more this holiday season

The Toronto Environmental Alliance is asking people to consider if they truly need something before buying it. The...

Etobicoke Guardian | Add Comment | by Dominik Kurek
Dec 15, 2016

Toronto startup helps divert coffee pods from local landfills

GoJava is a Toronto coffee delivery and recycling company that's come up with a unique solution to the coffee pod dilemma. By...

Etobicoke Guardian | Add Comment | by Cynthia Reason
Dec 12, 2016

WEATHER ALERT: Messy commute as Toronto wakes up blanketed in snow

Snow could impact Monday morning commute

North York Mirror | Add Comment
Dec 09, 2016

National climate change strategy close, environment minister says

Ottawa and the provinces are on track to reach agreement on a national plan to battle climate change, federal Environment...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Bruce Campion-Smith
Dec 09, 2016

Global efforts to turn back climate change irreversible, Biden tells premiers

Global efforts to turn back climate change irreversible, said U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden, as he sought to reassure...

OurWindsor.Ca | 3 Comments | by Bruce Campion-Smith
Dec 09, 2016

Walkom: Are Canadians willing to pay cost of fighting climate change?

Justin Trudeau says the economy and environment are not in contradiction. He's only half-right

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Thomas Walkom
Nov 21, 2016

Canada and world vow to battle climate change without Donald Trump: Walkom

America used to be essential to any climate-change plan. Maybe it no longer is

OurWindsor.Ca | 2 Comments | by Thomas Walkom
Nov 17, 2016

Online audit tool can improve the energy efficiency of your home through retrofits

Your energy dollars may literally be flying out of your window. However, if you don't know how the energy performance of your...

Metroland Media | Add Comment
Nov 17, 2016

Get paid for completing energy-saving retrofits in your home

You may have home renovations low on your list of spending priorities, partly due to prohibitive costs. You may also think...

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Nov 15, 2016

Tears over Trump at climate change conference: UTSC student

Delegates cried at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Morocco after they heard Donald Trump, a climate change...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Mike Adler

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