Oilsands Health

Families Made Sick From Oil Fumes Finally Find Justice

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.07.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A Calgary-based oilsands producer has reached a settlement with a group of families forced from their farms over odours."They've been put i...

Lawyer Asks Court To Shut Down Oilsands Plant Over Fumes

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.22.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A lawyer is asking a court to shut down a northwestern Alberta oilsands plant while the owner works to stop harmful odours that have forced...

Oilsands May Be Behind Health Problems: Report

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.31.2014 | Canada Alberta

PEACE RIVER, Alta. - A new report says odours caused by oilsands processing in northwestern Alberta should be eliminated as much as possible because t...

Health Risks Of Oilsands Likely Worse Than We Thought

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.05.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A new study suggests the environmental health risks of oilsands operations in Alberta's Athabasca region have probably been underestimated....