LCY Biosciences is taking advantage of the export potential of the Sarnia-Lambton Hybrid Chemistry Cluster.

Locally produced succinic acid is being used to make a biodegradable plastic to replace single use plastics overseas. LCY Biosciences General Manager Dex Hsu said a thin layer of the plastic is used in paper cups. “The purpose of this plastic is actually to prevent the paper from getting soaked by water,” said Hsu. For … Read More

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Canadian and U.S. governments aren’t in lockstep, the mayors of two border towns are in agreement.

Municipal leaders on opposite sides of the Blue Water Bridge border crossing — one of Canada’s busiest — are expressing frustration that the U.S. government isn’t following suit with Canada on loosening restrictions for vaccinated travellers. For the full story visit:  

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Global Manufacturer Investing $5M in New Sarnia-Lambton Expansion

SARNIA, ON: Manufacturer creating 90 jobs and investing over $5-million. CIMC, a world leader in commercial transport trailers is investing over $5-million in Sarnia, with plans to create 90 assembly and light manufacturing jobs. Maximizing the use of an existing building on Ube Drive in Sarnia, the facility will allow CIMC Refrigerated Trailer Co. Ltd. … Read More

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What You Need to Know About Employment Standards Act and The Occupational Health & Safety Act Related to COVID-19

November 3, 2020

The Business Enterprise Centre of Sarnia-Lambton is hosting senior staff instructors from the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development. As the province re-opens from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development is hosting an online information session to help you understand your employment standards and occupational health and safety rights … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership Recognized by Site Selection Magazine for 3rd Consecutive Year

The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership has been named as one of the Top 20 Canadian Economic Development Groups in Site Selection Magazine’s Canada’s Best Locations 2020 Awards. Recognizing local or regional economic development groups, the awards take into consideration excellence in regional partnerships, proactive and innovative programming, and quality data, web tools and resources. In a … Read More

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Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership accepting applications for Board opening

The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership (SLEP) is searching for applicants to fill one volunteer position on its Board of Directors.  The term of office is three years.  All applications will be considered; however, preference will be given to candidates whose background falls within one of the following areas: Leadership in the Real Estate Sector, and/or Leadership … Read More

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Lambton College once again one of Canada’s top Research Colleges

SARNIA, November 13, 2019 – Research & Innovation at Lambton College continues to shine on a national level. According to Research Infosource Inc., which released its annual list of Canada’s Top 50 Research Colleges earlier this week, Lambton College is now ranked as the #3 Research College in Canada. These national findings are based on … Read More

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