Federal Credibility on Radon Undermined by Sluggish Action on Canada Labour Code

Posted by Kathleen Cooper and Christina Persad, CELA Senior Researcher and CELA Legal Intern on April 12, 2019 We all know about the latency of carcinogens. Many years – literally decades - can pass between exposure and cancer onset. The science is typically…

Financial Incentives for Radon Mitigation: Logical Next Steps for a Priority Indoor Air Pollutant

Posted by Kathleen Cooper and Yvonne Mazurak, CELA Senior Researcher and CELA Legal Intern on March 18, 2019 Among indoor pollutants, radon is a top priority for two key reasons. First, scientific evidence clearly links radon to lung cancer. Second, many Canadians are affected.…

Monsanto’s Paper Trail to the Verdict Presentation to “Glyphosate – Strategic Briefing for Lawyers and Activists”

Title: Monsanto's Paper Trail to the Verdict Presentation to "Glyphosate - Strategic Briefing for Lawyers and Activists" Resource Type: Presentation Content: Monsantos-Paper-Trail-to-the-Verdict-Canada-Presentation # of Pages: 44 Date authored: January 31, 2019 Author/s: Michael L. Baum Author Organization: Baum Hedlund Aristei…

Johnson v. Monsanto: American Success, Canadian Challenge Presentation to “Glyphosate – Strategic Briefing for Lawyers and Activists”

Title: Johnson v. Monsanto: American Success, Canadian Challenge Presentation to "Glyphosate - Strategic Briefing for Lawyers and Activists" Resource Type: Presentation Content: Castrilli-glyphosate-event # of Pages: 16 Date authored: January 31, 2019 Author/s: Joseph F. Castrilli Author Organization: Canadian Environmental…

Canada Completes Long Road to Asbestos Ban Regulation: Pivotal to halt use in products, stop exposure

FRANCAIS Oct 18 2018 Toronto – The use of asbestos and asbestos containing products will no longer be permitted in Canada as of December 30, 2018 under regulations passed today by the Canadian government. Canada now joins over 55 countries that…