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Saturday – Community Meeting regarding Imperial Oil

WHERE – Blackwater Coffee WHEN – Saturday, May 28th, Noon ESSO has had another significant release into our community. ESSO has failed to inform the community in a timely and truthful manner. We must take ESSO to task. Join us … Continue reading

Imperial Oil failed again to alert the public

A letter in The Observer Here we go again. Another unexpected environmental release from Imperial Oil with no timely notification to all the key stakeholders including community emergency contacts and of course, the public. Do I have the right to … Continue reading

Responding to yet another major release from Imperial Oil

A mile-long vapour cloud was released from ESSO / Imperial Oil on Tuesday, May 17th.  No emergency siren was sounded after this blue-ish grey cloud drifted away from the plant.  At first, Imperial Oil did not publicly take responsibility for … Continue reading

Imperial Oil Flare

As seen by Wilson Plain, from George and Front Streets in downtown Sarnia –

Propane leak at Imperial Oil

S.H.A.M.E. activists had to call in this leak – === In The Observer Residents reported a strong odour in the vicinity of the Imperial Oil refinery in Sarnia on Wednesday. A plant spokesperson said the refinery had not experienced any … Continue reading

Complaint to MOE regarding Arbitrary Siren Testing by Imperial Oil.

Zak Nicholls Ministry of the Environment Sarnia District Office 1094 London Rd. Sarnia ON N7S 1P1 Dear Mr. Morrison: Further to our conversation of Thursday, September 23, 2010, I am forwarding this complaint of the activities of Imperial Oil from … Continue reading

Living around Chemical Valley: Recent human rights issues

Toban Black on the Media Co-op “Clean Harbors” In this audio interview, Zak Nicholls (of S.H.A.M.E.) mainly speaks about: – Responding to pollution around the “Clean Harbors” hazardous waste facility – Collaborating with residents of Marine City, Michigan — where … Continue reading

Don’t frack with our water

A statement from Mina Ramos, in The Observer I am writing because I am deeply concerned that several different companies in Chemical Valley are considering the Sarnia Lambton region for natural gas extraction through a process called “hydro fracking” in … Continue reading

Rallying against shale fracking around Ontario

Toban Black on The Media Co-op Some of us have started to campaign against shale gas fracking around Ontario. On May 19th, we had a rally outside of a North American shale gas conference at Holiday Inn Sarnia — which … Continue reading

Critics to protest ‘fracking’ conference in Point Edward

Chip Martin for QMI Agency But protesters alarmed by environmental cost Fracking has not yet begun in Southwestern Ontario but it’s all the talk already. As promoters of the new technology to exploit natural gas trapped in shale gather Thursday … Continue reading