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Sudbury bees enhancing biodiversity on slag piles Updated Story

Posted Monday, October 20th, 2014

By Carol Mulligan, Sudbury Star Vale Ltd. has spent $10 million since 2006, revegetating mountains of ugly black slag, the waste from its Copper Cliff smelting operations, turning them into verdant hills along Big Nickel Road. It’s now up to one of nature’s smallest creatures to keeps those rolling hills green and to help enhance […]

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Sudbury company-SAMSSA Board Member makes mark on Dragons’ Den

Posted Monday, October 20th, 2014

By Ben Leeson, Sudbury Star Thursday, October 16, 2014 1:53:44 EDT AM But the founder of Covergalls, a company specializing in workwear for women, admits taking the stage in front of the high-powered investors from CBC’s Dragons’ Den last month was a nerve-wracking experience. “In my full-time career, I’m used to speaking to large groups […]

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Vale aerial seeding program starts Tuesday

Posted Monday, September 29th, 2014

Northern Life Staff September 29th 2014   Vale’s aerial seeding program is set to take flight on Tuesday, and will continue for approximately 10 days. The company’s aerial seeding program targets barren land requiring reclamation efforts around the company’s operations. The program, which started in 1990, has treated more than 7,200 acres of land to […]

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