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May 15, 2019

More light, less GHG at Ocean Industries

The Ocean Industries site at Isle-aux-Coudres, Quebec, was equipped like many factories with HID (High Intensity Discharge) lighting – a higher energy-consuming technology whose bulbs also contain mercury. The approximately 5,000-square-metre (51,820-square-foot) facility is now equipped with LED…

More light, less GHG at Ocean Industries
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October 15, 2010

An Initiative to Improve the Health of the St. Lawrence-Great Lakes

Green Marine is pleased to highlight a U.S. initiative designed to improve the health of the St. Lawrence–Great Lakes, in which several Green Marine participants and supporters are also involved. The Great Ships Initiative (GSI) is a collaborative effort designed to address the problem of aquatic invasive species introduced into the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway […]

October 15, 2010

Trois-Rivières Port Authority Environmental Policy

Green Marine takes this opportunity to highlight the recent efforts of the Trois-Rivières port community, which led to the Port Authority’s adoption of its own environmental policy this past August. The policy involves the entire port community and is accompanied by an implementation guide to help users identify priorities, establish appropriate targets and formulate action […]

October 15, 2010

Hamilton Port Authority reduces its dust emissions

Green Marine also encourages environmental initiatives such as those undertaken by the Hamilton Port Authority this past summer, which involved paving jetty number 15 and installing a grease and grit interceptor at the site. As a result of this effort, a formerly dusty gravel lot populated with old warehouses has now been fully paved and […]

April 26, 2011

Norcan and Valport become Green Marine members

The NORCAN Petroleum Group, a major consortium which imports petroleum products, and Valport recently joined Green Marine by undertaking to continuously evaluate and improve its environmental performance.

The Green Wave

Green Marine’s newsletter is released every two months and presents all relevant information regarding the environmental program. It also showcases best practices and green initiatives.

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