Take Action for a Green and Just Recovery! Right now the federal government is deciding on economic stimulus measures to recover from the impacts of COVID-19. We have a once-in-a-generation chance to get this right.
Fé de Leon and Olga Speranskaya, from CELA and HEJSupport, give their view of how plastic waste and packaging could be better managed through extended producer responsibility and a toxic-free circular economy.
7 environmental NGOs submit their recommendations to the MOECP regarding hazardous waste.
Canada and Turkey risk being dumping ground for plastic waste – Compliance to Basel Convention amendments on plastics and “no consensus” under OECD Working Group key contributing factors
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.
CELA and 6 other organizations have written letters to the Ministry and Minister of Environment, Conservation, and Parks (MOECP) regarding coming changes to recycling in Ontario.