Ontario cancels tree planting program

CBC NEWS — Ontario is canceling a tree planting program, with those involved warning the move will lead to the loss of jobs and environmental benefits that forests provide. According to a report by CBC News, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry told Forests Ontario the day after the...

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 Speakers announced for Thunder Bay health and safety conference

THUNDER BAY, ON – The new Thunder Bay Health and Safety Conference hosted by Workplace Safety North (WSN) and Public Services Health and Safety Association (PSHSA) will be held on May 1 at the Valhalla Inn. Themed “Building safer communities,” the conference focuses on trending topics in health and safety,...

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  • UW engineering professor wins prestigious Killam Prize

    An engineering professor at the University of Waterloo with a lifelong interest in environmental protection has won a prestigious national award for scholars. Keith Hipel, a professor of systems design engineering who earned his three degrees as a student at Waterloo, was named today as one of five winners of...

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  • GPS to address increasing plastics bans

    HOUSTON — Facing mounting consumer and regulatory pressure over plastics waste and its impact on the environment, Ron Vance, chief of the resource conservation branch of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), will join  executives of a leading consumer brand and plastics producers and manufacturers as speakers on sustainability at...

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  • JoeScan takes the JS-50 on the road

    After a successful run of spring tradeshows, the Vancouver, Washington-based JoeScan is preparing for a busy summer of travel with their latest JS-50. “We got a lot of great feedback from mill owners at the Southeastern Lumber Manufacturers Association spring meeting and the Hardwood Manufacturers Association annual conference,” says JoeScan...

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Spring #1 2019 – Vol 23 #2

Spring #1 2019 – Vol 23 #2

April 15, 2019
By: Brett Vezina

 

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