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  1. Vast Amounts Of Blue Jeans Microfibre Pollution

    3 Sep 2020- 16:22 by Local Press Report TORONTO New Scientist They may be a comfortable, convenient choice for those working at home, but blue jeans could be harming the planet. Microfibres of indigo denim have been discovered in vast quantities in water ...

    Local Press Report - 09/03/2020 - 16:22

  2. Expert Panel Identifies Directions For Canada's New Water Agency

    25 May 2020- 10:05 by Local Press Report TORONTO Yorkton This Week The new Canada Water Agency—a mandated commitment of the federal government—will provide much-needed solutions to the emerging water crisis, according to Tom Axworthy, chair of a national ...

    Local Press Report - 05/25/2020 - 10:05

  3. Understanding Environmental "Push Factors" Behind Human Migration

    18 May 2020- 06:27 by Staff- Water Diplomat TORONTO, Canada While current interventions related to global migration caused by land degradation, water pollution, or changing climate, remain focused on response mechanisms, an understanding of drivers or so- ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:07

  4. "Urgency And Scope" Of Northern Hemisphere Lake Ice Loss Identified

    6 Feb 2019- 08:04 by OOSKAnews Info TORONTO, Canada An examination of available information and projections has revealed the urgency and scope of lake ice loss around the Northern Hemisphere. A new report emphasizes the socioeconomic importance of winter ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 02/06/2019 - 08:04

  5. Canada Investment Fund Issues $1.15 Billion USD Green Bonds In Euros

    1 Feb 2019- 08:08 by Local Press Report TORONTO Cision Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) issued its first Euro denominated Green Bond. The sale of €1 billion in 10-year fixed-rate notes will enable CPPIB to invest further in eligible assets suc ...

    Local Press Report - 02/01/2019 - 08:08

  6. Class Action Suits Filed After Latest Barrick Cyanide Spill

    22 May 2017- 11:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, Canada A number of class action lawsuits have been filed against Canadian mining giant Barrick Gold, alleging the world’s largest gold miner misled shareholders about the fallout of its most recent cy ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/22/2017 - 11:32

  7. Ecuador Villagers vs Chevron: Latest Legal Front Opens in Ontario

    20 Sep 2016- 09:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, Canada The latest round of court proceedings in the ongoing compensation battle between Ecuadorian villagers and oil giant Chevron commenced last week in Ontario, Canada. Approximately 30,000 Ecuadori ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/20/2016 - 09:30

  8. Ecuador- Chevron Case Heads Ontario Court

    13 Sep 2016- 10:07 by Local Press Report TORONTO The Globe and Mail The latest salvo in a marathon multibillion-dollar legal battle between global energy giant Chevron Corp. and a group of Ecuadorean residents over environmental damage begins Monday in a ...

    Local Press Report - 09/13/2016 - 10:07

  9. Kyrgyz Authorities Launch New Criminal Investigation Into Kumtor Mining Company

    6 Jun 2016- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, ON, Canada Kyrgyz authorities have launched a fresh criminal investigation into Centerra Gold subsidiary the Kumtor Operating Company, Centerra Gold announced this week. The Toronto-based miner said it ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/06/2016 - 10:31

  10. Kyrgyz Court Fines Kumtor Mine $98 Million for Environmental Damage

    26 May 2016- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan The Bishkek Inter-District Court on May 25th issued a new ruling against the Kumtor Operating Company, a subsidiary of Toronto-based Centerra Gold, for environmental violations at its mine ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2016 - 10:21

  11. With Nine Employees Under Investigation for Environmental Crimes in Argentina, Barrick Gold Says No Health Risk From Cyanide Spill

    11 Mar 2016- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, ON, Canada Canadian mining giant Barick Gold this week responded to Argentinian media reports that nine of its employees had been “processed” last week as part of a criminal investigation into the cya ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/11/2016 - 10:02

  12. Centerra Says Future of Kumtor Mine Uncertain

    26 Feb 2016- 10:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, ON, Canada The future of Centerra Gold’s Kumtor mine in Kyrgyzstan remains uncertain, as the Kyrgyz government has still not issued some of the required permits for the project due to environmental co ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/26/2016 - 10:54

  13. Galway Gold Considers Legal Options in Wake of Colombian Ban on Mining in Páramo Regions

    25 Feb 2016- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, ON, Canada Canadian mining company Galway Gold said this week that it was studying the legal implications of a recent ruling by Colombia’s Constitutional Court that bans all mining activities in the c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/25/2016 - 10:05

  14. Brazil Dam Bursts Fuel Debate Over Mine Waste Storage

    19 Nov 2015- 09:37 by Local Press Report SYDNEY/TORONTO Thomson Reuters Foundation A deadly mud slide at an iron ore mine in Brazil has reignited calls for safer ways to dispose of millions of tons of ore waste held back by man-made dams. The disaster at ...

    Local Press Report - 11/19/2015 - 09:37

  15. Canadian Court Allows Ecuadorian Villagers to Sue Chevron Over Amazon Pollution

    8 Sep 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, Ontario, Canada Canada’s Supreme Court on September 4th ruled that a group of Ecuadorian villagers can sue US oil giant Chevron in Canada as part of their effort to collect a $9.5 billion USD judgment ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2015 - 10:17

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