International Funding Agencies Forum in Halifax

27 February 2020 – International Funding Agencies Forum in Halifax – Sponsored by the Trade Commissioners including World Development Bank, and Regional Development Bank directors for Caribbean, Latin America and Asia.

Plastics Problems Persist

May 28, 2019 – Shipping containers filled with Canadian household waste have been languishing in a port near Manila for nearly six years, drawing the ire of environmentalists and public health activists and more recently a threat of war from the President of the...

Letter to the Editor on Stock Piling Plastics

March 2, 2019 – There is no easy or immediate answer to the plastics problem facing Nova Scotia municipalities. Banning bags would address part of the problem, but there is a lot more film plastic usage than just shopping bags. Film plastic is everywhere and in...

Changes to Nova Scotia Solid Waste Management Regulations

This is an exciting new regulatory regime being advanced through the change by the Department of Environment. The changes represent real opportunity for modernizing solid waste management in the Province of Nova Scotia. They also reflect insightful analysis, by the...