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In hot water? Warming oceans may reduce sea life by 17%, study says

“Climate change has the potential to cause serious new conflicts over ocean resource use and global food security, particularly as human population continues to grow this century” says University of Victoria biology professor Julia Baum, who wasn’t part of the study. Source: CBC News | June 11, 2019

Should Canada’s plan to ban single-use plastic extend to grocery stores?

Trudeau wants companies packaging products in plastic to be responsible for their waste. “Whether we’re talking about plastic bottles or cellphones, it’ll be up to businesses to take responsibility for the plastics they’re manufacturing and pumping out in the world,” he said. Source: Global News | June 11, 2019