Elizabeth May presents a petition on behalf of the residents of Pictou County
Uploaded by Green Party of Canada on 2019-02-01.
Asia Pulp and Paper (Owners of Northern Pulp): For continued destruction of the Indonesian rainforest and peatlands and attempting to “greenwash” its image for the global market.
Each year, Global Exchange releases a “Top Corporate Criminals” list to highlight some of the world’s corporate worst-of-the-worst on issues like violations of human rights and workers’ rights, environmental destruction, war profiteering, and tax evasion and other white-collar corporate crime, just to name a few.
Opinion: Tom Miller, Woodlot Owner
Barring surprises, closure of the Northern Pulp mill in Pictou seems like a high probability in a year’s time, when a deadline for closing the toxic Boat Harbour lagoon used as the mill’s outfall kicks in without an alternative (a pipe
“The pulp and paper industry has proven that it can comply with environmental policies without being regulated into it…When a clear objective, such as the pollution of the fishery, is identified… there is great opportunity without the use of regulations to develop ways to address those problems.” John Roberts, a Canadian executive that spoke […]