Basel Ban Amendment prohibiting exports of hazardous wastes

Title: Basel Ban Amendment prohibiting exports of hazardous wastes Resource Type: Letter Content: Letter-to-Minister-McKenna-17-July-2019 # of Pages: 3 Date authored: July 17, 2019 Author/s: Kathleen Ruff, Theresa McClenaghan, Jim Puckett, Tadeese Amera, Sarah King, Beatrice Olivastri & Heather Marshall Author…

Incorporating Basel Convention plastics amendments into the OECD Decision

Title: Re: Incorporating Basel Convention plastics amendments into the OECD Decision Resource Type: Letter Content: L-Incorp-Basel-Conv-plastics-amendmts-OECD-Decision # of Pages: 3 Date authored: July 3, 2019 Publication number: 1285 Author/s: Kathleen Ruff, Theresa McClenaghan, Sarah King, Jim Puckett, Tadesse Amera Author…

Canada challenged to stop violating UN environmental Convention

View associated letter and legal opinion sent April 15/19 to Prime Minister Trudeau. Apr 16 2019 The UN Basel Convention constitutes binding international law and forbids the dumping of illegal wastes in developing countries. Canada has ratified the Convention and is therefore legally and…

Letter to PM Trudeau re contravention of Canada’s obligations under the Basel Convention Letter from five organizations with associated legal opinion prepared by Pacific Centre for Environmental Law and Litigation

Title: Letter to PM Trudeau re contravention of Canada's obligations under the Basel Convention Letter from five organizations with associated legal opinion prepared by Pacific Centre for Environmental Law and Litigation Resource Type: Letter Content: Ltr-PM-Basel-Conv-Phillipines-w-Legal-Opinion # of Pages: 28…

Re: Dumping of Canadian Hazardous Waste in the Phillipines

Title: Re: Dumping of Canadian Hazardous Waste in the Phillipines Letter to Prime Minister Trudeau in support of the EcoWaste Coalition of the Phillipines Resource Type: Letter Content: 1244-Basel-Convention-letter-to-PM-Trudeau # of Pages: 5 Date authored: February 11, 2019 Publication number: 1244…

Sound e-waste management in Canada: Is there room for improvement?

Posted by Olga Speranskaya, IPEN and Health and Environmental Justice Support International (HEJSupport International) & Fe de Leon, Canadian Environmental Law Association on December 24, 2018 Image source: http://www.wastefreeto.ca/challenge_10 In October 2018 a report was released by BAN (Basel Action Network), a US based non-governmental organisation working to…