Virtual Hill Days call on federal government to keep its promise to strengthen toxics and pollution law

Environmental, health and clean cosmetics groups ask for immediate reform to the Canadian Environmental Protection Act. The groups are joined by hundreds of concerned citizens in calling on the federal government to fulfil its promise to reform the country’s two-decade old pollution prevention and toxic chemicals law.

Reinstating the definition of “danger” in the Canada Labour Code

Title: Reinstating the definition of “danger” in the Canada Labour Code Letter to Honourable MaryAnn Mihychuk, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour Resource Type: Letter Content: L-HonMA-Mihychuk-CLC-reinstate-defn-of-danger_0 # of Pages: 4 Date authored: February 8, 2016 Publication number: 1056…

Technical Discussion Paper on Proposed Ontario Drinking Water Quality Standards 

Title: Technical Discussion Paper on Proposed Ontario Drinking Water Quality Standards  Response to EBR Registry Number 012-1594 Resource Type: Letter, Response to Consultation Content: 1018-CELASubmissionDrinkWaterStandards # of Pages: 8 Date authored: February 12, 2015 Publication number: 1018 Author/s: Theresa McClenaghan…

Early Environmental Exposures to Hazardous Pollutants/Chemicals and their Associations with Chronic Disease – Policy Implications

Part 3 in this series summarizes the challenges that exist in evaluating scientific evidence of associations between chemical exposures and health outcomes, particularly for endocrine disrupting chemicals and related challenges to existing regulatory approaches.