Canon Hall does not want the global giant mining in Canada's oil sands ... containing mercury, arsenic, naphthenic acid and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. There are now 54 square miles of tailings ponds in the Athabasca valley. …
Faced with public outrage and congressional pressure, the oil company BP vowed six years ago to develop cutting-edge technology that could sharply reduce toxic mercury discharged ... Canadian crude oil from the tar sands region of …
On the agenda are the lead poisoning prevention efforts that are under way in Northeast Oklahoma, mercury exposure through fish consumption ... The afternoon panel will cover the tar sands pipeline, how Tar Creek got its name, the tar
2013 Tar Sands Healing Walk: The healing walk is a walk of healing ... The spill contained damaging compounds such as arsenic, mercury, cadmium, lead and manganese. The contaminants were found to exceed safety levels as far as 40 …
Amy Goodman: Five years ago this month, the firm TransCanada submitted a permit request to build the Keystone XL …
FORT McMURRAY, Alberta — The history of Canada’s oil sands region is long and, until the past couple of decades, filled with frustration and failure. × Thank you for Reading. Thank you for reading your allotted free ...
The work was sparked by a damning 2010 study coauthored by University of Alberta ecologist David Schindler that concluded that oil sands plants were contaminating the Athabasca watershed with such toxins as mercury ... the …
mercury and countless other carcinogens. The smell is sickening. It gets into your clothes, your skin. I spoke with people who live on the edge of this wasteland, whose health and livelihoods have been destroyed by the tar sands industry. …
The work was sparked by a damning 2010 study coauthored by University of Alberta ecologist David Schindler that concluded that oil sands plants were contaminating the Athabasca watershed with such toxins as mercury ... the …