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Picton Terminals ordered to clean up; denies Bay neglect

Continued monitoring of Picton Terminals has resulted in the Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change handing the company over a dozen orders to change operations and stop polluting Picton...

 
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Police issue 99 trespass citations during pipeline protest...

OTTAWA – The Liberal government’s conflicting climate and pipeline policies were thrown into sharp relief today as more than 200 protesters marched on Parliament Hill demanding Prime Minister Justin Trudeau...

 
 
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TIPS: 10 ways to reduce waste

It’s Waste Reduction Week! Here are 10 useful tips to help keep waste out of our landfills. 1. Bring reusable bags and containers when shopping, traveling, or packing lunches or...

 
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Reduce your waste this week

Quinte Waste Solutions is unveiling a new-and-improved website, just in time for Waste Reduction Week, which kicks off Monday. Waste Reduction Week runs until October 23rd, with the message being for...

 
 
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Rural leaf and yard waste collection

Quinte West is moving ahead with a trial run for leaf and yard waste collection in Sidney and Murray wards. Monday night, council agreed to setting up collection bins at the...

 
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Quinte West to open bulk water station

As low water conditions continue Quinte West is installing a coin operated bulk water station in Batawa to help residents dealing with depleting wells. At Monday night’s council meeting it was...

 
 
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Environment audit urges nuclear safety regular to better...

A new report from the commissioner of the environment and sustainable development says the federal nuclear safety watchdog needs to improve the way it inspects nuclear power plants. Commissioner Julie Gelfand...

 
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Community gardens to bloom again

The community gardens in Quinte West will flourish again thanks to a new lease agreement with the City. Monday night, council approved leasing three acres of land on Guelph Street at...

 
 
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Trash Bash in the County

As part of Waste Reduction Week, Prince Edward County is holding a trash bash on October 22. The municipality, the Lions Club and Waste Management are inviting the public to join...

 
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Liberal carbon price at $10 a tonne in 2018, rising to $50...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal Liberal government will establish a “floor price” on carbon pollution of $10 a tonne in 2018, rising to $50 a tonne by 2022. Trudeau...

 
 

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