Canada is Urged to Stop the Recycling of Products with Globally Banned Toxic Flame Retardants: Groups Seek Greater Protection to the Environment and Health

Download the Media Release here: Press Release - Recycling Exemption January 29 2020 Ottawa, Canada – Only a small group of countries continues taking advantage of a loophole in the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) that allow banned…

Binational Strategies for PCBs and HBCD

Title: Final NGO Comments Re: Binational Strategies for PCBs and HBCD Resource Type: Letter, Response to Consultation Content: 1136_FinalNGOCommentsPCB-HBCD # of Pages: 24 Date authored: September 18, 2017 Publication number: 1136 Author/s: Fe de Leon, Michael Murray, John Jackson, Derek…

Appeal to the Minister in the Matter of Concerned Citizens of Brant

Title: Appeal to the Minister in the Matter of Concerned Citizens of Brant Resource Type: Legal Submissions Content: 1115-Appeal to Minister # of Pages: 110 Date authored: May 9, 2017 Publication number: 1115 Author/s: Ramani Nadarajah and Joseph Castrilli Author…

Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm, Rotterdam, and Basel Conventions

Title: Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm, Rotterdam, and Basel Conventions Letter to Hon. Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change from David Suzuki Foundation, Ecojustice, Environmental Defence, Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment, Canadian Environmental Law…