News from Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA)

The Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) provides legal services to individuals and groups with environmental legal problems, and seeks to improve environmental protection through legislation.

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Canadian Environmental Law Association's September 2018 Bulletin

Topics in this issue include phasing out imidacloprid, CELA sets up shop in northern Ontario, Green Budget Coalition Budget 2019, and more.

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September 27, 2018

Canadian Environmental Law Association's August 2018 Bulletin

Topics in this issue include nuclear waste disposal, CELA’s presentations in Timmins and Thunder Bay, Lake Ontario and the Great Lakes, and Environmental Law Workshop 2018.

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August 30, 2018

August 21 and 22: Update on Nuclear Energy Topics, Ottawa

Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) is presenting information on nuclear energy topics with relevance to Canada.

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August 20, 2018

July 2018 Canadian Environmental Law Association bulletin

Challenging Ontario's ending of the cap-and-trade program, the Toxics Reduction Act, upcoming public events, and more.

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July 30, 2018

August 2: Learn About Environmental Issues and Your Environmental Rights - Thunder Bay

When: Thursday, August 2, 2018, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. 

Where: Paterson Auditorium, Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, 3rd Floor, 401 Red River Road, Lakehead University. If you are driving, please park on Waverly Street or a nearby side road. 

CELA will host a free session on environmental issues in Thunder Bay and the ways you can get involved in environmental decision-making that affects your community.

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July 11, 2018

August 9: Learn About Environmental Issues and Your Environmental Rights - Timmins

When: Thursday, August 9, 2018, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Where: Ballroom A, Senator Hotel, 14 Mountjoy Street South, Timmins

CELA will host a free session on environmental issues in Timmins and the ways you can get involved in environmental decision-making that affects your community.

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July 09, 2018

CELA's June 2018 Bulletin

The Canadian Environmental Law Association bulletin has information about ending plastics pollution by 2025, protecting the Great Lakes, changing Ontario's beach E. Coli standards, and more.

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June 29, 2018

CELA's May 2018 Bulletin

This issue of the Canadian Environmental Law Association bulletin has articles on the Pickering licence renewal, Canada-E.U. free-trade agreement, lessons from Walkerton, and more.

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May 31, 2018

Canadian Environmental Law Association's April 2018 Bulletin

Topics in this issue include bee-harming pesticides, Bill C-69, Canada's chemical regulations, contaminated sites case, establishing freshwater priorities for Ontario, and more.

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April 27, 2018

Canadian Environmental Law Association's March 2018 Bulletin

Topics covered in CELA's March issue include radon-in-schools petition, stopping toxic chemicals, protecting against triclosan, asbestos regulations, protecting our water, and more.

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March 28, 2018

Canadian Environmental Law Association's February 2018 Bulletin

Federal budget 2018, new book features CELA, ensuring safe drinking water for all Ontarians, and more in CELA's February bulletin.

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March 07, 2018

Canadian Environmental Law Association's January 2018 Bulletin

Topics covered in this issue of the CELA Bulletin: Canada's asbestos ban, submissions on climate change adaptation proposal, CNSC's draft environmental impact statement, and more.

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January 31, 2018

Canadian Environmental Law Association's December 2017 Bulletin

Topics in this issue include reform of Environmental Bill of Rights, neonics, calling for ban on chlorinated antimicrobials, Canada's nuclear regulator, amended blue box plan, and more.

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December 21, 2017

Canadian Environmental Law Assocation's November 2017 Bulletin

This month's topics include Budget 2018 and the environment, calling for mandatory action on radon and more protection for the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence, and more.

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November 29, 2017

Canadian Environmental Law Association's October 2017 Bulletin

Topics in this issue include opposition to Bill 154, proposed revisions to Ontario's building code, concerns about OMB changes, and nuclear substances oversight report.

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October 31, 2017

The Canadian Environmental Law Association September 2017 bulletin is now available

Topics in this issue include Green Budget Coalition recommendations, CNSC in federal environmental assessments, radioactive waste, nuclear substances oversight report, and more.

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October 02, 2017

Canadian Environmental Law Association August 2017 Bulletin is now available

Topics in this issue include Conservation Authorities Act, Ontario land use planning reforms, Federal government proposes EA reforms, and proposed radioactive dump in Renfrew County.

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August 30, 2017

Canadian Environmental Law Association's July 2017 Bulletin is now available

Topics in this issue include radioactive landfill, Canada's nuclear preparedness and response, potential NAFTA renegotiation, Provincial Nuclear Emergency Response Plan, and more.

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July 31, 2017

Canadian Environmental Law Association's April 2017 Bulletin is now available

Topics in this issue include carcinogen reporting, endocrine disrupting chemicals, calling for triclosan ban, Green Budget Coalition, and the proposed risk assessment of pesticides. 

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April 26, 2017

The Canadian Environmental Law Association's March 2017 Bulletin is now available

Topics in this issue include electricity bill reductions, pesticides approval process, limiting toxins in Wal-Mart products, and international meetings on chemical agreements.

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March 30, 2017