Mid Term Report Card - Proposed amendments to Ontario’s Greenbelt and Growth Plans

Environmental Defence evaluated Ontario’s proposed amendments to the Greenbelt and Growth Plans and issued the report card below. Check out the report card that…Read More

Action Checklist – Recommendations to fix Ontario’s Greenbelt and Growth Plans

Ontario’s Greenbelt and Growth Plans need some major fixes if the provincial government is serious about protecting the Greenbelt and enabling smarter growth in…Read More

10 ways You Can Help Keep Our Waters Clean

About The Guide: Simply by going about your daily routines, you might be unknowingly contributing to the pollution of our waterways. Here’s a tip…Read More

Getting FIT

About The Report: With the passage of the Green Energy and Green Economy Act in 2009, Ontario took a bold step into the future…Read More

The Problem With Bottled Water

About The Guide: Bottled water is a big business in Canada. But its cost on the environment and your wallet is even bigger. Here’s…Read More

Turning the Plastic Tide

About The Report: Plastic pollution has reached every corner of the globe. The Pacific Garbage Patch is well known. What’s less known is that…Read More

The BPA Pocket Guide

About The Guide: BPA can be found not just in food cans, but also in many other consumer goods. Learn how you and your…Read More

Buyers Beware

About The Report: The chemical bisphenol-A (BPA) is toxic to human health. So toxic, it’s been banned from baby bottles in Canada. But it’s…Read More

Energy East – A Threat to Our Drinking Water

About The Report: TransCanada’s proposed Energy East oil pipeline project threatens the drinking water of over 5 million Canadians. This alarming finding is the…Read More

The Toxic Ten Pocket Guide

About The Guide: Canadians are exposed to toxic chemicals every day, but you can reduce your exposure if you know where they lurk. Cancer-causing,…Read More