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Epidemiologists denounce asbestos trade

Ban all asbestos mining, export and use. That’s the demand made in a statement issued today and endorsed by over 150 organizations around the world. Organized by the Joint Policy Committee of the Societies of Epidemiology, with an initial draft dated June 4, the statement has garnered endorsements from scientific […]

Loftus and Sigurdson raise alarm on shoddy construction of Olympic Village Recreation Centre

The Olympic Village’s $36-million community centre – touted as a showcase of environ-mental sustainability – is being plagued with water leaks less than two years after it opened. Now a union boss who raised concerns about the quality of construction at Vancouver’s Olympic Village said the problems at the Creekside […]

Journal of Green Building

read a new article on mechanical insulation…. MECHANICAL INSULATION CASE STUDY— TIMELY OPPORTUNITY FOR RETROFITS AND NEW CONSTRUCTION “This article is posted by permission of the Journal of Green Building The purpose of the Journal of Green Building is to present the very best of practical applications (Part I) together […]

The GreenJobs BC Conference

The GreenJobs BC Conference will take place September 21st and 22nd, 2012, at the Coast Plaza Hotel in Vancouver. The conference will bring together 200-300 British Columbians from across the Labour and Environmental movements, as well business, First Nations, community, government, and other sectors interested in building a strong green […]