March 2015 Bulletin

Overwhelming public support for Ontario’s plan to restrict bee-killing pesticides; Ontario issues draft regulations Close to 50,000 comments from the public were submitted last month during the official consultation in response to Ontario’s pollinator health proposal to restrict bee-killing pesticides. Approximately 97…

February 2015 Bulletin

Re-introduction of Great Lakes Protection Act wins praise An alliance of environmental groups applauded the Ontario government’s proposed Great Lakes Protection Act, to be re-introduced this month at Queen’s Park. The proposed law aims to address some of the biggest problems…

October 2014 Bulletin

Residents near nuclear plants to receive iodide pills The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) has finally added a new regulation requiring residents and businesses near nuclear plants to be given radiation protection pills as a precautionary measure. The pills must be…