Accessing Environmental Justice: The 10th Anniversary of the Landmark Lafarge Decision

FRANCAIS Photo: Gord Downie and Mark Mattson (Lake Ontario Waterkeeper) with staff from CELA, ECO and Ecojustice during a break in the 2008 Divisional Court proceedings. Photo: David McRobert. Posted by Richard D. Lindgren, CELA Counsel on June 6, 2018 In June 2008,…

Richmond Landfill Site – Environmental Review Tribunal Dec 24, 2015 Decision (A371203) Regarding: Terms and conditions imposed under section 20.3 of the Environmental Protection Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. E.19, as amended, for an Amended Environmental Compliance Approval of the use, operation, and closure of the Richmond Landfill Site.

Title: Environmental Review Tribunal Dec 24, 2015 Decision (A371203) Regarding: Terms and conditions imposed under section 20.3 of the Environmental Protection Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. E.19, as amended, for an Amended Environmental Compliance Approval of the use, operation, and closure…

OPAL Files Legal Challenge Against Ministry Approval of Quarry Effluent Discharges into Lake near Ingersoll

Sep 08 2015 (Ingersoll). The Oxford People Against the Landfill (OPAL) Alliance has applied to Ontario’s Environmental Review Tribunal for leave (permission) to appeal an environmental approval recently issued to Carmeuse Lime (Canada) Limited. The approval was issued by the Ministry…

Public Hearing on Leaking Landfill to Conclude with Parties’ Final Argument

Jun 16 2015 Napanee - After weeks of detailed technical evidence, the public hearing on the leaking Richmond Landfill Site will conclude next Monday when the parties present their final arguments to Ontario’s Environmental Review Tribunal. The Tribunal hearing will be…