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Solving the Puzzle Environmental responsibility in oilsands development

Published April 28, 2011 by Jennifer Grant, Simon Dyer, Marc Huot, Danielle Droitsch

Alberta's oilsands have become the subject of intense scrutiny, due to a history of inadequate regulation, management and monitoring of the environmental impacts of production.

Solving the puzzle: environmental responsibility in oilsands development outlines 19 specific solutions available to help the Alberta government adequately address the environmental impacts of oilsands operations.

The report recommends implementing specific policies to protect air, land and water, along with a credible approach to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and a world-class environmental monitoring system.

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