Environment

Covering a full range of environmental and sustainability issues in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

Turning garbage into jobs

Keeping Canada’s waste in its residents’ backyards isn’t just the ethical thing to do; it can be good for the economy

Waste disposal in B.C.: another burning question

Why incinerators may be better than landfills as a solution for non-recyclable waste

A carbon sink made of stone

UBC scientists to trial project that sequesters CO2 in mine waste

Canada needs to slim its wasteline

The country produces more garbage per capita than any other OECD member

Mattress Recycling springs back in Hope, B.C.

With new $3.5 million facility, firm can help companies reduce carbon footprints and help municipalities save money

$2.7 million B.C. tug fuel spill fine Canada’s largest ever

2016 Bella Bella spill dumped 107,552 litres of diesel fuel and 2,240 litres of lubricants

Study finds potential for hydrogen industry in B.C.

Economics of hydrogen from water and electricity currently would not work without subsidies, lower power costs

CleanBC plan gets green thumbs-up from business group

Forty B.C. businesses urge John Horgan to prioritize clean economy investments

Moratorium placed on commercial activities in Peace region

Temporary moratorium placed on commercial activities to protect mountain caribou

Andrew Scheer’s 'underwhelming' climate plan revealed

Scheer's policies more cleantech innovation plan than climate change strategy