Reports and Publications

All of CELA's publications, going back to 1999, are provided on-line here in reverse chronological order. If you would prefer to order print copies, please contact us at Please paste into your email, from the lists provided here, those publications you would like to purchase. Please provide a mailing address. An invoice will be enclosed with your order to cover costs of copying, postage and handling. A full list of CELA publications, produced between 1971 and 1999, but not individually posted to our website, is available here.
February 15, 2017

Regulation of Lead and Cadmium in Selected Consumer Products

Response to proposed amendments to the Children’s Jewellery Regulations and to the proposed Consumer Products Containing Lead Regulations published in Canada Gazette, Part 1, on December 3, 2016.

January 19, 2017

1092. Joint Submission on Microbeads in Toiletries Regulation

Canada Gazette Part I (Vol. 150, No. 45 – November 5, 2016)

December 23, 2016

The Need for Health Impact Assessments to be Integrated into all Federal Environmental Assessment Processes

A submission from health organizations and health professionals to the Expert Panel established by the Minister of Environment and Climate Change to review federal environmental assessment processes

December 22, 2016

The Legal Path to Sustainability - The Top Five Reforms Needed for Next-Generation Assessments

Final Submissions of the Canadian Environmental Law Association To the Expert Panel regarding the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012

December 15, 2016

1089. Submissions on the Long Term Energy Plan

EBR # 012-8840
Joint Submission of CELA and the Low-Income Energy Network

December 6, 2016

Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change

A letter to the Prime Minister and Premiers

November 30, 2016

Great Lakes Need Great Laws

Submissions of the Forum for Leadership on Water to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans on its Review of Changes to the Fisheries Act

November 30, 2016

1085. CETA Submissions to the Standing Committee on International Trade

Re: An Act to Implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (Bill C-30)