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 admin@cela.ca.. 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.
June 16, 2016

2016 CEPA Review – CELA Response to Questions Posed by Committee Members at the May 19, 2016 Hearing and Related Matters

Supplementary submissions to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development arising from CELA testimony before the committee on May 19, 2016 on issues of:

  • environmental justice
  • assessment triggers and existing substances, and other matters of interest or concern under CEPA, including:
  • new substances
  • clarifying and improving NPRI information-gathering authority
  • risk assessment vs. hazard assessment
  • requiring substitution of non-chemical alternatives as support for pollution prevention
  • improving risk management measures for products, and
  • improving the role of the public in CEPA enforcement 
June 15, 2016

1073. Scope of 2016 Long-Term Energy Plan

CELA and Greenpeace Submission

May 31, 2016

Canada Labour Code Reference Level for Radon and CLC Definition of “Danger”

Letter from CELA and CARST to Hon. MaryAnn Mihychuk, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour

May 24, 2016

Reinstating the definition of “danger” in the Canada Labour Code

Letter from CPCHE to Hon. MaryAnn Mihychuk Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour

May 19, 2016

CEPA Review - Speaking Notes on the Regulation of Toxic Substances

Speaking Notes to accompany presentation to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development CEPA Review Hearings held May 19, 2016.

May 19, 2016

CEPA - Lessons in the Regulation of Chemicals

Presentation to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development

May 12, 2016

2016 CEPA Review - Summary of CELA Testimony

Summary of testimony before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development heard March 8 and 10, 2016 regarding the CEPA Review.

April 8, 2016

Bill 172 should address the needs of low-income and vulnerable communities

Letter to Premier Kathleen Wynne, Glen Murray, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, and Bob Chiarelli, Minister of Energy

April 8, 2016

1068. CELA Submission on Cap and Trade Regulation

Response to EBR Registry #012-6837

April 5, 2016

Inter-sectoral Action Towards Healthy Housing for Low-Income Tenants in Ontario

Panel Presentation at The Ontario Public Health Convention

March 23, 2016

Ontario Climate Policy Through a Climate Justice Lens

Presentation to Low-Income Energy Network Annual Conference