Media Release: 97 per cent support Ontario’s plan to restrict bee-killing pesticides

Media Release Close to 50,000 comments submitted during public consultation process Joint media release of 15 environmental and health organizations TORONTO – Ontario’s proposal to restrict bee-killing pesticides received an overwhelmingly positive response from the public. Close to 50,000 comments were…

Ontario’s Pollinator Health Proposal 

Title: Ontario’s Pollinator Health Proposal  Response to EBR Registry Number: 012-3068- Pollinator Health: A Proposal for Enhancing Pollinator Health and Reducing the Use of Neonicotinoid Pesticides in Ontario Resource Type: Letter, Response to Consultation Content: CELA-re-Ontario-Pollinator-Health-Strategy # of Pages: 6…

Blog: A Tale of Two Regulatory Approaches: European Commission Ban on Neonicotinoid Pesticides Goes into Effect While in Canada Their Sale and Use Continues

Blog posted by Joseph F. Castrilli, CELA Counsel on December 6, 2013 An interesting experiment in contrasting approaches to pesticide regulation is now taking place in Canada and Europe. The European Commission two-year ban on the sale and use, with some limited…

Premier Wynne: We need real action to protect bees, now.

Title: Premier Wynne: We need real action to protect bees, now. Open letter to Premier Kathleen Wynne from the Ontario Beekeepers' Association and 37 signatory organizations Resource Type: Letter Content: OBA_OpenLetter_Final # of Pages: 1 Date authored: December 2013 Author/s:…

Notice of Objection to Registration Decision RD2013-14 – Clutch 50 WDG, Arena 50 WDG and Clothianidin Insecticides – July 23, 2013

Title: Notice of Objection to Registration Decision RD2013-14 – Clutch 50 WDG, Arena 50 WDG and Clothianidin Insecticides – July 23, 2013 Resource Type: Legal Submissions, Report Content: Notice_of_Objection_Letter_with_Appendices # of Pages: 61 Date authored: September 19, 2013 Author/s: Joseph…