A call for Canadian Citizen Action to protect the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence River Ecosystem PFAS-Fact-Sheet
CELA hosted a webinar with presenters Bev Thorpe and Brennain Lloyd on Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in Canada on October 16, 2019. Watch the full webinar below, or download the slides here: 1310-PFAS webinar_slides_Oct 19 2019
The class of chemicals called PFAS (Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances) are often referred to as ‘the forever chemicals’ because they are highly persistent in the environment and will take hundreds if not thousands of years to disappear from the soil and groundwater where they accumulate.
CELA will be hosting a webinar with presenters John Jackson, Tim Eder, Joyce McLean and Paul Muldoon, discussing how current Great Lakes advocates can learn from past efforts.
Identifying Opportunities to Address Toxicity of Products in a Circular Economy Report-PFAS-Sept-2019
Bev Thorpe with Clean Production Action and CELA’s Fe de Leon blog about the need for better chemical safety provisions in CEPA to prevent toxic exposures from consumer products.