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    Peter Mansbridge: Catching More than Flights at the Airport

    By Adam Freill

    Ask Peter Mansbridge where some of his best work starts and he might chuckle and say, "At an airport." The chief correspondent for CBC News and anchor of The National was discovered by a CBC radio station manager while… Continue Reading

    Hand Hygiene in Healthcare Settings

    By Jason Boyd

    According to the U.S.-based Center for Disease Control and Prevention, about one in 25 hospital patients acquires at least one healthcare-associated infection (HAI) every day.

    The Public Health Agency of Canada maintains… Continue Reading

    On a Downhill Ride

    By Adam Freill

    Luc Despatie wants to see others go downhill, fast, and he’s good with that.

    Despatie’s firm, HVAC Rentals, is the ice equipment provider for all North American stops of the Red Bull Crashed Ice tour – that’s the ice cross… Continue Reading

    Back to School, with Gerry Dee

    By Greg Dalgetty

    Gerry Dee knows a thing or two about teaching—and even more about how not to teach. The Toronto native and star of CBC Television’s Mr. D spent 10 years at the front of a classroom before he left to pursue a career in comedy.… Continue Reading

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    Ontario Reportedly Considering Changes to Natural Gas Heating

    May 18, 2016

    The Globe and Mail is reporting that the Ontario government is considering introducing new regulations that could change the way people in the province heat their homes.

    The Climate Change Action Plan would reportedly see the… Continue Reading

    Canadian Companies Recognized with Sales Awards

    May 12, 2016

    Two Canadian companies were recently recognized by Mestek with sales awards for 2015.

    Toronto’s HPG Sales brought home the hardware for overall Mestek product sales in North America. The company also won an award for representing… Continue Reading

    Looking Forward to Fluid Forward

    May 12, 2016

    Fluid Forward 2016 is taking over the Edelweiss Tavern & Banquet Centre in Kitchener, Ont., on June 2, 2016.

    The inaugural tradeshow is being presented by Jess-Don Dunford Ltd., and will feature a variety of products and training… Continue Reading

    MCAC and CIPH Returning to Parliament Hill

    May 5, 2016

    MCAC and CIPH are once again planning a return to Parliament Hill on May 10 for their annual Parliamentary Day of Awareness.

    Representatives from both associations will meet with ministerial advisors to discuss issues such as prompt… Continue Reading

    Uponor Reaches Licensing Agreement with HeatLink and PexCor

    April 26, 2016

    Uponor has reached a licensing agreement with HeatLink and PexCor, allowing the latter two companies to use Uponor’s patented technology for manufacturing PEX pipe.

    This follows a federal court ruling in March that found… Continue Reading

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