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Tag: Senate of Canada

Resource Recovery: Contemplating the controversy over compostable plastic packaging systems

What happens to organic waste in Canada? With both aerobic and anaerobic digestion, the final product — compost — is sometimes sold to farms,...

Senate introduces bill to align financial and climate commitments

Senator Rosa Galvez recently introduced Bill S-243, the Climate-Aligned Finance Act, a piece of legislation to align the activities of federal financial institutions and federally-regulated...

Historic Climate Accountability Legislation for Canada Adopted

Recent and ongoing extreme weather events are putting the need for urgent climate action into focus. And new legislation promises to address the situation...

Nova Scotia Senator Urges Canada to Meet Net-Zero Carbon Emission Targets

Senator Mary Coyle recently launched a challenge to the Senate and all Canadians with the following words, “I rise today, in a spirit of...