Publications: Climate

Smog: It
Smog: It's Time We Cleared the Air (2011)
The term “smog” was coined more than five decades ago to describe a mixture of smoke and fog in the air. Today smog refers to a noxious mixture of...
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PublishedJanuary 1, 2011
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A New Approach to Water Management in Canada: Vision & Strategy
A New Approach to Water Management in Canada: Vision & Strategy
In the period February 2006 to October 2006, water experts from government agencies, the private sector, academia and non-governmental organizations gathered...
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PublishedMarch 18, 2008
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A Strong Canadian Auto Industry in a Fuel Efficient Future
A Strong Canadian Auto Industry in a Fuel Efficient Future
A commentary on automotive industry policy in the context of climate change, vehicle fuel efficiency regulations and carbon-constrained markets Pollution...
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PublishedDecember 19, 2007
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Towards a Vision and Strategy for Water Management in Canada
Towards a Vision and Strategy for Water Management in Canada
Final Report of the Water Policy in Canada: National Workshop Series The Water Policy in Canada: National Workshop Series was a progressive series of...
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PublishedApril 18, 2007
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The Acid Rain Primer
The Acid Rain Primer
Pollution Probe published this second edition of the Acid Rain Primer in 2006. The first edition was published in 2000. This edition contains a more in-depth...
Size2.67 MB
PublishedOctober 12, 2006
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A Guide to Climate Change for Small to Medium-sized Enterprises
A Guide to Climate Change for Small to Medium-sized Enterprises
How to Plan for Climate Change, Reduce Operating Costs and Develop New Business Opportunities This publication is designed to help small- and medium-sized...
Size795.98 KB
PublishedSeptember 12, 2006
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Primer on Climate Change and Human Health
Primer on Climate Change and Human Health
This Primer on Climate Change and Human Health describes the potential effects that a warmer and more variable climate can have on our health. It discusses...
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PublishedApril 12, 2004
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Emissions Trading Primer
Emissions Trading Primer
Emissions trading is a policy tool that has so far only been used extensively in the United States for certain pollutants, such as for lead in gasoline...
Size16.08 MB
PublishedNovember 12, 2003
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The Smog Primer
The Smog Primer
The Smog Primer was developed to build public understanding of the sources of smog pollutants, their effects on human health, and the things we can do...
Size2.16 MB
PublishedJune 12, 2002
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The Drinking Water Primer
The Drinking Water Primer
Canada is home to a large portion of the Earth’s fresh water supply — about 15% of it is found here. Of all the fresh water that ends up in the world’s...
Size22.87 MB
PublishedJune 12, 2002
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