Environmental and Health organizations call for fast regulatory actions on plastic items TORONTO — The federal government’s decision to list “Plastic manufactured items” under Schedule 1 Toxic Substances List of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) is an important step in addressing the plastic pollution…
CELA is pleased that today’s federal budget contains ambitious targets and new programs to fight climate change and protect biodiversity, while considering impacts on vulnerable communities and workers. These are all important building blocks for a Green and Just Recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Citizen and environmental groups urge the federal government not to fund polluting nuclear technologies in the upcoming budget, and to instead invest in truly clean and renewable energy solutions across the country.
Canada failing to protect the environment from harmful pesticides, groups say
Local citizens group seeks to defend health of children, community from nuclear fuel plant
Algonquin First Nations call out Canada for stalling on Indigenous rights regulation, urge immediate action by Federal Cabinet