Is an $ 800 purifier the best for cleaning the air in your home? Marketplace tested 5 major brands and their claims

Clean indoor air is increasingly important as COVID-19 keeps Canadians indoors. Popular air purifier brands make a lot of promises about what they can do to protect your home, but a CBC Marketplace the survey found that a homemade DIY purifier can actually outperform some of the better-known brands in the market. There are plenty of claims for consumers to […]

Why Ontario will facilitate regional COVID-19 provincial lockdown

Despite Ontario’s general downward trend in new COVID-19 cases, strong regional differences remain in transmission rates, making it unlikely that the Ford government will lift public health restrictions uniformly across the province over the coming week. The province of Ontario’s home support order will expire on Tuesday, four weeks after it goes into effect. The government will then begin a […]

Canada may have too much party discipline, but it’s at least better than too little

It is difficult to feel good about the overwhelming power and discipline that political parties exercise over the democratic process in Canada. But it could be worse; in the alternative, they could exercise too little power and discipline. Take the case of former Conservative MP Derek Sloan and Republican MP Marjorie Taylor Greene. A few weeks ago, it was revealed […]

Number of jays in southern Ontario shrinking due to climate change, study finds

The number of jays in southern Ontario is declining due to more frequent freeze-thaw days due to climate change, according to a recently published study. The birds’ winter food supply was compromised when fall temperatures fluctuated. The food would thaw, grow bacteria and in some cases become inedible. And it had an effect on reproduction and the number of bird […]

Vancouver Korucu 3 milyon dolarlık İklim Başarı Ödülü kazandı

Vancouver çevre dostu Nicole Rickroft, İklim Başarı Ödülü için 3 milyon dolarlık hibe aldı. STK Canopi’nin genel müdürü Rekroft, bağışın San Francisco merkezli STK Başarı Projesi Sonuç, iki yıllık zorlu bir inceleme süreciydi. “Bu noktada Climate Breakthrough ekibinin beni annemden daha iyi tanıdığından kesinlikle eminim” dedi. Bir açıklamada, Climate Breakthrough Project, Rycroft’un kağıt üretimini daha sürdürülebilir modellere dönüştürme çalışmalarını bir […]

Initiative to promote black-owned businesses goes national with launch of new database

Toronto-based Creator of Website and Social Media Account Spotlighting Local Black-Owned Businesses Takes Initiative Across Country with Launch of Expanded Online Store and Database which, she hopes, will soon contain hundreds of advertisements. Canada owned by black people debuted this week and its founder, Kerin John, is calling on business owners across the country to sign up to be featured. […]

Temporary delays in Pfizer vaccines are ‘largely behind us’, procurement minister says

Federal Supply Minister Anita Anand said Canadians can soon expect the COVID-19 inoculation campaign to gain momentum after the vaccine rollout in Canada was temporarily beset by delivery delays and reduced dose shipments. “The temporary delays that we have seen are largely behind us,” Anand said on Sunday. Rosemary Barton Live. “The delays that we have seen in Europe, from […]