Blog: Auditor general criticizes Ontario’s environmental record

CELA Counsel Richard Lindgren blogs about Ontario auditor general Bonnie Lysyk's recent annual report on the provincial government’s environmental record in 2019-20.

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…

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

Media Release 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…

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…