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Should businesses pay for being stinky?

A haze over Metro Vancouver (CBC file photo)

Vancouver stinks. Maybe not all of it, maybe not all the time, but enough that it's a full-time job just to deal with. Ray Robb has that job. He's the Environmental Regulation and Enforcement Manager for Metro Vancouver. And the costs of dealing with smells in the Lower Mainland have gotten so high that Ray is working on a new bylaw that would charge companies for emitting foul odours. He told Betsy Trumpener more.

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