Neonicotinoid Pesticides - Notice of Objection to Re-Registration Decision

CELA represented Sierra Club Canada Foundation in a Notice of Objection to the decision by the Pest Management Regulatory Agency to extend a conditional registration of four Clothianidin pesticide products, suspected of killing bees. The Notice of Objection was filed in September of 2013 jointly with three other environmental organizations - the Suzuki Foundation, Équiterre, and the Wilderness Committte, represented by Ecojustice.

Media Releases and Blogs

Guest Blog: Phase-in of Ontario's neonic regulation hits new milestone
Don't bee fooled: neonics are still toxic to honeybees
Ontario posts draft regulations on neonics – important first step to protect pollinators
97 per cent support Ontario’s plan to restrict bee-killing pesticides
More Than a Decade is Too Long to Wait for Action on Pesticides Suspected in Bee Deaths: Stop stalling, environmental groups tell Minister
A Tale of Two Regulatory Approaches: European Commission Ban on Neonicotinoid Pesticides Goes into Effect While in Canada Their Sale and Use Continues
Environmental groups demand Health Minister Rona Ambrose take action on bee-killing pesticide