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Monday, January 16, 2017 1:00 PM
The polluter-pay principle ensures those who are responsible for spills are also
responsible for cleaning them up and is designed to keep the cost of response off of
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 2:31 PM
The Kitimat Modernization Project (KMP) is a $3.3 billion project by Rio Tinto Alcan (RTA) designed to modernize and increase production at the company's aluminium smelter in Kitimat.
Monday, April 15, 2013 12:52 PM
The B.C. government has taken a number of bold steps to ensure air and water quality in British Columbia.
Monday, April 15, 2013 12:48 PM
In 2012, BC Parks received an extra $3 million for the 2012/13 operating year,
representing a 27 per cent increase over the previous year.
Monday, April 15, 2013 12:46 PM
Seventy per cent of B.C.'s caribou herds are in decline and identified as threatened
under the federal Species at Risk Act.
Monday, April 15, 2013 12:40 PM
The Ministry of Environment approved Metro Vancouver's Solid Waste Management
Plan in July 2011 which includes goals for diverting 70 per cent of regional waste
through recycling, composting and other programs by 2015.
Monday, April 15, 2013 12:33 PM
The B.C. government accepts the recommendations included in the Office of the AuditorGeneral's report, "An Audit of Carbon Neutral Government", but rejects its conclusion that government has not met its objective of achieving a carbon neutral public sector.
Monday, April 15, 2013 12:30 PM
The Ministry of Environment issued a draft permit to South Island Aggregates/Cobble
Hill Holdings Ltd., on March 19th, regarding treatment and discharge of contaminated
soil at a facility in the Cowichan Valley.
Monday, April 15, 2013 12:26 PM
The B.C. government and the federal government are working in conjunction with local
governments, First Nations, and the volunteer sector, as members of a Tsunami Debris
Thursday, March 28, 2013 12:26 PM
The report on carbon neutral government released by auditor general John Doyle has sparked debate about climate action and in particular, about the policy tools government can use in building its response.