23 Jun '11, 6pm

Whatever Happened To Canada's Reputation? Try Oil and Asbestos

Whatever Happened To Canada's Reputation? Try Oil and Asbestos

Seriously, we used to show our national police on our postcards with pristine mountains and clear water. Now we have Bill McKibben calling for a march on Washington to stop the Keystone XL pipeline from delivering Canadian oil to the States, and we have the Canadian delegation in Rotterdam blocking the listing of chrysotile asbestos on an international list of hazardous chemicals. This is stuff that is so dangerous that its use is banned in Canada, but there is this big mine in a Conservative riding in Quebec.....

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/06/oil-and-asbestos-...

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