Media Release: Medical Officer of Health Details Bylaw to Ban Pesticides

Media Release (Toronto) Doctors, nurses, lawyers, and environmentalists congratulated the Medical Officer of Health for proposing a pesticide bylaw for the City of Toronto, and urged the Board of Health to adopt the by-law. Dr. Sheela Basrur detailed a bylaw…

Environmental Standard Setting and Children’s Health: Injecting Precaution into Risk Assessment

Title: Environmental Standard Setting and Children's Health: Injecting Precaution into Risk Assessment Resource Type: Article Content: 466ch_health_jelp # of Pages: 28 Date authored: February 2003 Author/s: Theresa McClenaghan, Kathleen Cooper, Loren Vanderlinden, Paul Muldoon, Alan Abelsohn, Kapil Khatter, Karyn Keenan…

Media Release: Health Professionals, Labour and Environment Groups Call for a Toronto Pesticide Bylaw

Media Release The Partnership for Pesticide Bylaws, a new collaboration of health professionals and other concerned organizations, held a media conference to announce their call for Toronto to enact a bylaw prohibiting cosmetic pesticide use to protect public health, children's…

Blog: Protecting Children’s Health from Needless Exposure to Pesticides

Blog posted by Kathleen Cooper, CELA Senior Researcher From the Grassroots to the Supreme Court, and Back Again When the Supreme Court of Canada unanimously decided, in June of 2001, that the small community of Hudson, Quebec had the legal…

Health Canada’s Draft Lead Risk Reduction Strategy

Title: Submissions of the Canadian Environmental Law Association in response to Health Canada’s Draft Lead Risk Reduction Strategy Resource Type: Report, Response to Consultation Content: 426lrrs # of Pages: 10 Date authored: July 8, 2002 Publication number: 426 Author/s: Kathleen…