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Latest CP oil train derailment spilled 5 times as much oil as Husky pipeline leak in 2016

(Source: CBC News, February 11, 2020)

SASKATOON, Sask. — The Saskatchewan government says an estimated 1.2 million liters of oil leaked from a Canadian Pacific Railway train that derailed near the hamlet of Guernsey last week. That's less than the estimated 1.5 million liters that is believed to have leaked in a separate train derailment, also near Guernsey, last December. But it's still five times the amount of oil spilled during the disaster near Maidstone, Sask.

Full story: www.cbc.ca

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

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