Archive of Articles

This page provides a list of archived articles available on this site. The articles originally appeared in our Intervenor, an Annual Report, or other source.

Challenge for Canada at Rio + 20 conference

Reprint Toronto Star op. ed. June 18, 2012

"Beyond BPA: We need to get tough on toxics"

Special to Globe and Mail Update, Published Wednesday, Jan. 04, 2012

With asbestos, we are the Ugly Canadians

Globe and Mail column, June 25, 2011

Communities Need a Bigger Role in Energy Planning

Toronto Star op. ed. Sept. 22, 2011

Choose green energy: Stop Darlington

Toronto Star op. ed. Sept. 8, 2011

Ban All Production and Export of Chrysotile Asbestos

Canadian Journal of Public Health 2010; 101(5):352

Reprinted with the permission of the Canadian Public Health Association

The tenth anniversary of a great idea: the Green Budget Coalition

February 2, 2010: Hill Times column, reprint

As the Coalition enters its second decade, the winds of change are ushering in a promising new era for the economy and the environment

Environmental Health, Equity and Law: Making the Links

May 2009 PROJECT UPDATE

This is a collaborative project of CELA and the Environmental Health Institute of Canada. 

Cancer prevention the way to go

February 4, 2009: Hamilton Spectator op. ed. reprint

Limiting, eliminating toxics in our environment is healthy for economy, too

Decision Upholds Citizens’ Participatory Rights under the Environmental Bill of Rights

Reprint (Ontario Bar Association - Environews - January, 2009)

No one can prove pesticides are 'safe'

Occasional Articles - Special to the Ottawa Citizen (Reprint)

Michelle Swenarchuk, 59 - Activist

Occasional articles - 2008

She championed the environment and defeated the 'Harvard Mouse'

Tribute to Charles Caccia (1930-2008)

Occasional article

CELA celebrates the life and work of Charles Caccia

Our lawns don't need pesticides; Proposed Ontario ban is popular with health groups and the general public

Occasional articles - 2008. Reprint of op. ed. published in The Hamilton Spectator, Mar. 26, 2008

Ottawa must act on cancer-causing pollutants

Occasional articles - 2008. Reprint of op. ed. published in The Toronto Star, Jan. 14, 2008

Cleanup not on Canada's agenda

Occasional articles - 2006. Reprint of letter published in The Toronto Star, Oct 24, 2006

Access to Justice and Protecting Environmental Rights

CELA Annual Report, 2005 - excerpted article

In the Courts

CELA Annual Report, 2005 - excerpted article

On the Land

CELA Annual Report, 2005 - excerpted article

Acting Globally: CELA's International Programme

CELA Annual Report, 2005 - excerpted article

Communications and Outreach

CELA Annual Report, 2005 - excerpted article

Water Sustainability

CELA Annual Report, 2005 - excerpted article

Power for the Future - Focus on Ontario

CELA Annual Report, 2005 - excerpted article

Pollution and Health

CELA Annual Report, 2005 - excerpted article

Canada should be envious of greener United States

Intervenor: Occasional Articles - 2005. Reprint of op. ed. published in the Ottawa Citizen, Oct. 20/05

Stop playing political games with Kyoto

Occasional Articles - 2005. Reprint of op. ed. published in the Globe and Mail, April 7, 2005

Public protection should be primary aim of regulation

Occasional articles - 2004. Reprint of letter published in The Hill Times, Oct 25, 2004

Safety First? Ottawa sends mixed signals on regulations

Occasional articles - 2004. Reprint of Article published in The Hill Times, Oct 4, 2004

Government quietly drifts in direction of promoting economic interests ahead of public safety

Harvard University Denied a Canadian Patent on the Oncomouse

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 3 July - September 1998

Casework: CELA Represents Clients at Plastimet Hearing

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 1 January - March 1998

The Ice Storm Cometh & The Hydro Goeth

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 1 January - March 1998

Casework: Adams Mine Landfill

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 1 January - March 1998

Casework: CELA Clients Sue Ontario MoE

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 1 January - March 1998

Environmental Tool-Kit: Request For Investigation Under the EBR

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 1 January - March 1998

STORM Urges Long-Term Strategy for Oak Ridges Moraine

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 2 April - June 1998

NO BSAR: How a Community Stopped an Expressway

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 2 April - June 1998

Selling Our Water - Water Taking in Lake Superior

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 2 April - June 1998

Environmental Tool-Kit: The Freedom of Information Process

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 2 April - June 1998

Executuve Director's Report: Truth and Consequences for our Environment

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 1 January - March 1998

CELA Takes Feds to Court Over Accord

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 1 January - March 1998

The MAI is Not Just Another Free Trade

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 1 January - March 1998

It's Our Health: Coming to Terms With the Politics of Cancer

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 1 January - March 1998

Book Review: Living Downstream

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 1 January - March 1998

CELA Casework Update: Thumbnail Summaries of Selected CELA Cases

Intervenor: Vol. 23 No. 2 April - June 1998

Community Work: South Riverdale - Vigilance Born of History

Intervenor: Vol 23. No 2 April - June 1998