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Why environmentalists are continuing to inore government, going directly to the market

As the federal government shows a marked reluctance to introduce new environmental regulations as well as a repeated failure to enforce existing ones, environmentalists have, often out of desperation, turned to the market to fill the gaping holes left by

OTTAWA—The next time you are at the seafood counter in your grocery store or picking up plywood at the hardware store keep an eye out for a little symbol designating the product as environmentally sustainable.

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Why environmentalists are continuing to inore government, going directly to the market

As the federal government shows a marked reluctance to introduce new environmental regulations as well as a repeated failure to enforce existing ones, environmentalists have, often out of desperation, turned to the market to fill the gaping holes left by

OTTAWA—The next time you are at the seafood counter in your grocery store or picking up plywood at the hardware store keep an eye out for a little symbol designating the product as environmentally sustainable.

  

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Wednesday, August 20, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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