Urgent Canadian Action is needed on PFAS — the Forever Chemicals

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.

Scoping Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances Releases from the Recycling of Paper and Textiles and their Implications for the Great Lakes-St Lawrence River Ecosystem:

Identifying Opportunities to Address Toxicity of Products in a Circular Economy Report-PFAS-Sept-2019

Regulations Amending the Prohibition of Certain Toxic Substances Regulations, 2012

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…

Proposed Changes to the CEPA Export Control List

Title: Response to Proposed Changes to the CEPA Export Control List Re: Response to Canada Gazette, Part I, Vol. 145, No. 31 — July 30, 2011 - Order Amending Schedule 3 to the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Resource Type: Letter,…

Fifth Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm Convention of Persistent Organic Pollutants

Title: Fifth Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm Convention of Persistent Organic Pollutants April 25 - 29, 2011, Geneva Switzerland Resource Type: Report Content: 800NGO-COP5-POPs_0 # of Pages: 21 Date authored: September 30, 2011 Publication number: 800 Author/s: Fe…