Grassy Narrows sues Ontario over mercury health threat from clearcut logging

Ground breaking case invokes Charter to protect First Nation community from toxic harm Sep 14 2015 Toronto – Today the Grassy Narrows First Nation is filing legal proceedings against Ontario asking the Divisional Court to overturn provincial plans for a decade of clearcut…

Grassy Narrows First Nation – Notice of Application to Divisional Court for Judicial Review

Title: Notice of Application to Divisional Court for Judicial Review BETWEEN: GRASSY NARROWS FIRST NATION and SHERRY FOBISTER, WILLIAM FOBISTER, SENIOR, SIMON FOBISTER and CHIEF ROGER FOBISTER, SENIOR on their own behalf and on behalf of all other members of…

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.

Early Environmental Exposures to Hazardous Pollutants/Chemicals and their Associations with Chronic Disease – Focus on Endocrine Disruption and Obesogens

Part 2 in this series recaps the main findings of the study, summarizes the epigenetic/environmental basis of disease, notes implications of endocrine disruption science, and discusses obesity risk factors in the context of emerging science on chemicals suspected as obesogens and diabetogens

Early Environmental Exposures to Hazardous Pollutants/Chemicals and their Associations with Chronic Disease – Introduction to the Scoping Review

Part One of this series summarizes main findings, context, and trends within two cross-cutting themes: the Developmental Origins of Health and Disease and the Multiple Determinants of Health

Fourth Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC4) Issues for a Global Legally Binding Instrument on Mercury

Title: CELA Response to Fourth Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC4) Issues for a Global Legally Binding Instrument on Mercury Resource Type: Letter Content:847INC4-mercury # of Pages: 10 Date authored: June 19, 2012 Publication number: 847 Author/s: Fe de Leon Author Organization:…