Submission on Proposal to Revoke MISA Regulations

Ramani Nadarajah, CELA counsel, and Amanda Montgomery, CELA's articling student, prepared this submission in response the the Ontario government's proposal to revoke the MISA regulations that set limits, and require reporting on industrial emitters of pollution. Download it here: 1307-CELA…

Proposed Amendments to Regulation 903 (Water Wells)

Richard Lindgren has written to the Jeff Yurek, the Honorable Minister for the Environment, Conservation and Parks, regarding government proposals that affect water wells in Ontario. Download and read the letter here: CELA Ltr to Minister re Reg 903 changes…

Provincial Policy Statement Review

CELA responded to the Provincial Policy Statement Review. Consultation posted here: ERO #019-0279 Download CELA's response here: PPS-Review019-0279-Response-from-CELA CELA also collaborated on a response from seventeen National, Provincial, and Regional organizations and sixty-three Local organizations Download group response here: PPS-Review019-0279-Response-over-80-groups

Action Alert: Send Your Support for Ontario’s Regulation to Restrict Neonic Pesticides

Apr 24 2015 Don’t delay. May 7th is the deadline for responding to Ontario’s consultation on a regulation to restrict neonicotinoid (“neonics”) pesticides. CELA supports this regulation. The proposal will classify treated seeds as pesticides and aims to dramatically reduce the use…

Submissions on Bill 69 Regarding Project List, Information Requirements and Time Management

Title: Submissions on Bill 69 Regarding Project List, Information Requirements and Time Management Resource Type: Response to Consultation Content: Download PDF file # of Pages: 23 Date authored: May 30, 2019 Publication number: 1276 Author/s: Richard Lindgren Author Organization: CELA

Approaching CELA’s 50th Anniversary – Back to Basics

Posted by Theresa McClenaghan, Executive Director and Counsel on May 24, 2019 As we approach our 50th anniversary, it’s “Back to Basics” for CELA! During our 2016 strategic planning exercise we decided to focus our work on two key themes: Pollution Prevention, Environmental Health…