1st Zero Waste Festival held in Calgary

Waste is a big problem at some summer festivals, which can generate bags upon bags of garbage. But on Saturday, Calgarians gathered for a different

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Calgarians create garbage fashion to highlight ‘big problem’ of clothing waste – Calgary

They salvaged under the kitchen sink and in recycling bins, and now some Calgarians are using what they found to spread the word on

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Winnipeg inches closer to a possible organic waste program – Winnipeg

Winnipeg is one step closer to launching an organic waste program. The City’s Water and Waste, Riverbank Management and the Environment Committee approved a

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New pilot project aims to detoxify oilsands waste water for safe return to Athabasca River

The province is launching a pilot project this summer in partnership with Syncrude and the federal government to look at releasing treated waste water from

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New rules for B.C. farmers take aim at agricultural waste

B.C.’s Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy is announcing new rules for farmers, intended to protect water sources and “provide more clarity for

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City offers tips to help Edmontonians reduce holiday waste – Edmonton

From piles of presents to meals featuring mountains of food; for many of us the holidays are a time for excess. But the City

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No decision by Saskatoon city council on Pay-As-You-Throw waste utility – Saskatoon

Saskatoon city council has – yet again – deferred making a decision on a Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) waste utility. Councillors debated the issue for hours

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Unusual Weather Alert: Tornado Near Tokyo

http://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/ AFTERMATH OF TORNADO NEAR TOKYO People near Tokyo are picking up the pieces after a tornado struck parts of eastern Japan on Monday

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Turning old coffee waste into cleaner biofuels – Science Daily News

Future Americano, cappuccino and latte drinkers could help produce the raw material for a greener biofuel that would reduce our reliance on diesel from

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Turning old coffee waste into cleaner biofuels – Science Daily News

Future Americano, cappuccino and latte drinkers could help produce the raw material for a greener biofuel that would reduce our reliance on diesel from

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