Action Alert: Send Your Support for Ontario’s Regulation to Restrict Neonic Pesticides

Apr 24 2015 Don’t delay. May 7th is the deadline for responding to Ontario’s consultation on a regulation to restrict neonicotinoid (“neonics”) pesticides. CELA supports this regulation. The proposal will classify treated seeds as pesticides and aims to dramatically reduce the use…

Nearly half a million concerned citizens call for immediate ban on bee-killing neonic pesticides in Canada

Call for swift action comes as government’s public consultation on neonics ban wraps Nov 16 2018 OTTAWA — Fourteen conservation, environmental health and advocacy groups*, along with the Ontario Beekeepers’ Association, have called on the federal government to end the use of neonicotinoid…

Response to PRD2018-13 and PRD 2018-14 (Thiamethoxam)

Title: Response to PRD2018-13 and PRD 2018-14 (Thiamethoxam) Proposed registration decisions for Thiamethoxam products with proposal to convert conditional to full registrations. Resource Type: Letter, Response to Consultation Content: Neonics-Conditional-Regn-Decn # of Pages: 3 Date authored: November 13, 2018 Author…

The European Union bans all outdoor uses of bee-harming neonic pesticides

Canada must act immediately to end the use of neonics to protect bees and the environment Joint release from Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment, Canadian Environmental Law Association, David Suzuki Foundation, Équiterre, and Environmental Defence Apr 27 2018 Ottawa, Ont. - In a momentous…