NGO Comments on the draft of Canada’s Great Lakes Strategy for PFOS, PFOA and LC-PFCAs Risk Management

A submission by 27 non-governmental organizations (updated as of June 1, 2021) in response to the draft of Canada's Great Lakes Strategy for PFOS, PFOA and LC-PFCAs Risk Management (draft Strategy) released on April 26, 2021.  This submission was originally submitted May 26, 2021.

Guest Blog – PFAS and the Great Lakes: The Need for Binational Action

Posted by Michael Murray, Ph.D., U.S. Co-chair, Toxics-Free Great Lakes Binational Network; Staff Scientist, National Wildlife Federation Great Lakes Regional Center and John Jackson, Canadian Co-chair, Toxics-Free Great Lakes Binational Network

Guest Blog – Zero Discharge & Virtual Elimination of Toxic Chemicals in the Great Lakes: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Posted by John Jackson, Canadian Co-chair, Toxics Free Great Lakes Binational Network and Michael Murray, Ph.D., U.S. Co-chair, Toxics Free Great Lakes Binational Network and Staff Scientist, National Wildlife Federation Great Lakes Regional Center

Draft Binational Screening Criteria for Nominated Chemicals of Mutual Concern under the GLWQA

Comments from 41 NGOs on Environment and Climate Change Canada and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Draft Screening Criteria for Nominated Chemicals of Mutual Concern under the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement. Author: Toxics Free Great Lakes Binational Network Download submission:…

Advancing Prevention of Toxic Chemicals in the Great Lakes Basin

Title: Advancing Prevention of Toxic Chemicals in the Great Lakes Basin: An ENGO Perspective on Current Binational Efforts Resource Type: Report Content: 1027GLWQAAnnex3ReportENGOPerspective # of Pages: 52 Date authored: June 20, 2015 Publication number: 1027 Author/s: Lin Kaatz Chary Author…

Petition: assessment and management of substances under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act

Title: Petition to the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development regarding the assessment and management of substances under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act Resource Type: Legal Submissions, Letter Content: 805CELA and CSM petition on carcinogens Oct 25 FINAL_0 #…