Bev Thorpe with Clean Production Action and CELA's Fe de Leon blog about the need for better chemical safety provisions in CEPA to prevent toxic exposures from consumer products.
The class of chemicals called PFAS (Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances) are often referred to as ‘the forever chemicals’ because they are highly persistent in the environment and will take hundreds if not thousands of years to disappear from the soil and groundwater where they accumulate.
CELA hosted a webinar with presenters Bev Thorpe and Brennain Lloyd on Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in Canada on October 16, 2019. Watch the full webinar below, or download the slides here: 1310-PFAS webinar_slides_Oct 19 2019 https://youtu.be/NwVZ_HI7h_g
A call for Canadian Citizen Action to protect the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence River Ecosystem PFAS-Fact-Sheet
Identifying Opportunities to Address Toxicity of Products in a Circular Economy Report-PFAS-Sept-2019
Title: NGOs response to the Regulations Amending the Prohibition of Certain Toxic Substances Regulations, 2012 Response to Canada Gazette, Vol. 149, No. 14 — April 4, 2015 Resource Type: Letter, Response to Consultation Content: CELA-CCM-KANCED-Prohibitions-Reg # of Pages: 11 Date…