Oil goes into a tailings pond at the Suncor tar sands operations near Fort McMurray, Alberta, September 17, 2014. Alberta’s toxic tailings ponds have become an emblem of what critics view as the energy industry’s disregard for the environment.
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JEFF LEWISENVIRONMENT REPORTER
PUBLISHED DECEMBER 10, 2014
A tailings pond near the Syncrude tar sands operations near Fort McMurray, Alberta, on Sept. 17, 2014. Alberta’s oilsands could be heading for another showdown over tailings ponds after an independent assessment found that the cleanup plans of six major operators don’t meet new rules.
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THE CANADIAN PRESS
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DAVID SCHINDLER AND MAUDE BARLOW
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