Proposed Extension to Ontario’s Water Bottling Moratorium

Posted by Anastasia Lintner On November 18, 2019, the Ontario government announced plans to further extend the moratorium on groundwater bottling permits to October 1, 2020.  Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) and many of our collaborators and clients are supportive…

Proposal to Extend the Moratorium on Water-Bottling Permits

Title: Re: Proposal to Extend the Moratorium on Water-Bottling Permits ERO 013-3974 Resource Type: Letter Content: 1226-Letter re Proposal to Extend the Moratorium # of Pages: 1 Date authored: November 26, 2018 Publication number: 1226 Author/s: Ramani Nadarajah Author Organization:…

Hefty New Water Charge for Bottled Water Facilities Starts August 1; Meanwhile No Progress is Made Toward Full-Cost Recovery from Other Commercial and Industrial Water Users in Ontario

Posted by Anastasia M. Lintner, Special Projects Counsel, Healthy Great Lakes on June 9, 2017 Effective August 1, 2017, bottled water facilities will be subject to a significantly higher fee for the water they pump from Ontario’s groundwater sources – going from $3.71 to…