Free trade of non-hazardous waste between US and Canada negatively impacts the environment, health and human rights

HEJSupport, Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) and Women’s Healthy Environments Network (WHEN) prepared a submission to the UN Special Rapporteur on Toxics for his future report on the lifecycle of plastics and human rights.  This submission is focused on the implications…

Blog – Long Awaited Amendments to CEPA: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly on Chemicals and Environmental Rights

CELA Counsel Joe Castrilli and Researcher Fe de Leon blog about Bill C-28 amending the Canadian Environmental Protection Act

Amendments to the Transition Operating Agreement between the Minister of Environment, Conservation and Parks and Resource Productivity and Recovery Authority

This joint statement is a response to proposed amendments to the operating agreement between the Minister of Environment, Conservation, and Parks and Resource Productivity and Recovery Authority (ERO 019-2886)

Northern Focus: A Two-Part Webinar Series

Presented by: CELA and Environment North With thanks to Pro Bono Students Canada and Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Part 1: Ethics and Environmental Justice The Search for a “Willing Host” for Canada’s Nuclear Waste Storage…

Strengthening producers responsibility for the Blue Box Program/Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act

ENGO joint response to regulatory proposals regarding blue box recycling and composting.

High Level Declaration (HDL) – enabling framework for international management of chemicals and waste

Response of NGOs from around the world regarding the High Level Declaration (HLD), an enabling framework for chemicals and waste for the next phase of the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM) policy within the United Nations Environment Program.…