News and Events Archive

This page provides access to news and events from past years. See Recent News and Events for newer media releases.

Feb 13 2014

Experts Add Radon Test to ‘Must-Dos’ for Home Safety — as Important as Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Dec 03 2013

Long-Term Energy Plan a positive move, but affordable energy rate program needed to protect the vulnerable

Dec 02 2013

Health advocates call on Indian government to end all use of asbestos

Nov 26 2013

‘Green’ the federal budget, says coalition of environmental groups

Nov 22 2013

Budget bill changes Canada Labour Code to drastically cut health protection for federally-regulated workers

Nov 20 2013

Children’s Furniture Found with Harmful Flame Retardant Chemicals

Nov 12 2013

Environmentalists in court to challenge plans for new Ontario nuclear reactors

Nov 07 2013

US Agency Removes Niagara-Area Hazardous Waste Site from Superfund Priority List, Despite Concerns of Governments in Canada and Bi-National Environmental Citizens Coalition

Nov 05 2013

Ontario Local Food Act passes with further improvements

Oct 18 2013

Canada –EU Trade Deal Drastically Undermines Environmental Protection says Canadian Environmental Law Association

Oct 17 2013

Broad interpretation of environmental laws upheld by Canada’s highest court

Oct 16 2013

CELA Celebrates Ontario’s Unanimous Passage of Skin Cancer Prevention Act

Oct 16 2013

Canada’s highest court to release decision on how broadly environmental laws may be interpreted to protect the public

Oct 11 2013

CELA calls on Canadian government for quick ratification on Minamata Convention on Mercury

Oct 10 2013

CELA Encourages Ontario Government to Act on Reported Decision to Back Away from New Nuclear Plants

Sep 24 2013

Environmental groups demand Health Minister Rona Ambrose take action on bee-killing pesticide

Sep 17 2013

OPG Intends to Double Size of Radioactive Waste Burial on Lake Huron

Jul 11 2013

No Means No! Residents, Mohawks and Environmentalists Apply for Changes in Ontario’s Landfill Law

Jun 24 2013

CELA Commends CNSC for taking time to make its decision on Pickering

Jun 11 2013

Open Letter to Elected Officials Across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area: It's Time to Move on Gridlock