Housing and the Indoor Environment: Where toxic exposures can be up close and personal

Access to affordable and safe housing is among the key challenges and social inequities revealed by the COVID pandemic. Calls for a just and green recovery need to include extending environmental protection to the indoor environment.

Pesticides Indoors – Differences in Risks, Regulation, and Necessary Precautions

All pesticide use carries risk but important differences exist in how pesticides behave indoors and in how they are regulated. Choices exist for lower risk alternatives alongside prevention.

Perception of and Public Trust in the Canadian Agricultural Sector Submission to the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food in it’s review of the above-noted matter.

Title: Perception of and Public Trust in the Canadian Agricultural Sector Submission to the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food in it's review of the above-noted matter. Resource Type: Letter, Response to Consultation Content: CELA-AGRI-review-perception-trust-Ag-sector # of Pages: 4 Date authored: April…

Failure to address the cumulative effects of organophosphates under the Pest Control Products Act

Title: Failure to address the cumulative effects of organophosphates under the Pest Control Products Act Letter to Hon. Ginette Petitpas Taylor Minister of Health from Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment, David Suzuki Foundation, Environmental Defence, Canadian Environmental Law…

Pesticides and products liability: American success, Canadian challenge

FRANCAIS Posted by Joseph F. Castrilli, CELA Counsel on February 19, 2019 Article originally published January 24, 2019 online in The Lawyer's Daily In August 2018, a verdict of a California jury in Johnson v. Monsanto found Monsanto liable to a groundskeeper who said the company’s…