Proposed Extension to Ontario’s Water Bottling Moratorium

Posted by Anastasia Lintner On November 18, 2019, the Ontario government announced plans to further extend the moratorium on groundwater bottling permits to October 1, 2020.  Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) and many of our collaborators and clients are supportive…

Presentation To The Standing Committee On General Government Re: Bill 132 (Better for People, Smarter for Business Act, 2019)

Richard Lindgren presented concerns about Bill 132 (Better for People, Smarter for Business Act, 2019) to the Standing Committee on General Government.

Ontario Fast-Tracks Changes to Environmental Laws

The Ontario government has recently introduced omnibus legislation that proposes to amend over a dozen laws that currently protect the environment, safeguard public health, manage wildlife and public lands, and regulate resource extraction throughout the province.

Letter to Standing Committee re Bill 66 – Toxics and Planning Acts

Title: Letter to Standing Committee re Bill 66 - Toxics and Planning Acts Resource Type: Letter Content: 1250-CELA letter to Standing Committee re Bill 66 (March 2019) Date authored: March 7, 2019 Publication number: 1250 Author/s: Richard Lindgren Author Organization:…

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…

A regulation establishing a new water bottling charge

Title: A regulation establishing a new water bottling charge (EBR Registry Number: 012-9574) Resource Type: Commentary Content: 1105BottledWaterCharge # of Pages: 6 Date authored: March 20, 2017 Publication number: 1105 Author/s: Anastasia Lintner Author Organization: Canadian Environmental Law Association