Report: Alberta's Tailings Ponds

Oil sands mining operations produce a toxic brew of water, sand, silt and petrochemical waste products. For over fifty years, the tar sands industry…Read More


Uncanny Toxics

Read The Comic Download In English en français Read The Backgrounder Read The Blog Watch The Video Take Action For too long, harmful chemicals like triclosan, BPA, and…Read More


Report: Application Incomplete

About The Report: An analysis of TransCanada’s application to the National Energy Board (NEB) panel reviewing Energy East reveals that the application is missing…Read More


Protecting and Restoring the Ecological Health of Our Waters

About The Report: In 2015, Ontario passed the Great Lakes Protection Act, but to fully realize the purposes of the Act, much more needs…Read More


Canada’s Methane Gas Problem

About The Report: Canada has a serious methane problem. Newly published research shows that methane emissions from Canada’s oil and gas sector – due…Read More


Building an Ontario Green Jobs Strategy

About The Report: Buildings account for nearly one third of Ontario’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The province’s Climate Change Action Plan earmarks funding to…Read More


The Climate Test: ALIGNING ENERGY PROJECT ASSESSMENT WITH CLIMATE POLICY

About The Report: The federal government is overhauling the National Energy Board (NEB), Canada’s pipeline regulator. As part of the NEB Modernization process, Environmental…Read More


Ontario's Electricity System

About The Backgrounder: This backgrounder clears up some misconceptions about Ontario’s electricity prices and shows that renewable energy – wind, solar and bioenergy –…Read More


Full Disclosure

About The Report: Every day, cleaning and personal care products that lack ingredient lists and warning labels expose Canadians to toxic chemicals that are…Read More


Expectations for Domestic Action Plans under the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement

About The Report: Under the 2012 Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement, Canada and the United States have committed to releasing action plans that outline…Read More