Grocery and food retailers in Canada lag behind those leading in U.S. on protecting customers from toxic chemicals

Nov 14, 2018

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE AND SAFER CHEMICALS HEALTHY FAMILIES For immediate release: November 14, 2018 Grocery and food retailers in Canada lag behind those leading in…Read More


Tainted science used to justify continued use of pesticide linked to cancer

Nov 12, 2018

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE, ECOJUSTICE, DAVID SUZUKI FOUNDATION, CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSICIANS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT AND PREVENT CANCER NOW For immediate release: November 12, 2018 Tainted…Read More


Statement on the European Union’s ambitious plans to reduce plastic pollution

Oct 24, 2018

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE For immediate release: October 24, 2018 Statement from Environmental Defence’s Program Director Keith Brooks on the European Union’s ambitious plans to reduce…Read More


Media advisory: New sculpture showing shocking scale of Ontario’s plastic bottle problem opens at Ripley’s Aquarium

Oct 24, 2018

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE For immediate release: October 24, 2018 Media advisory/ Photo Opportunity: New sculpture showing shocking scale of Ontario’s plastic bottle problem opens at…Read More


Statement on Canada’s plan to ensure that polluters pay for their carbon emissions in every province

Oct 23, 2018

Statement by Environmental Defence’s National Climate Program Manager Dale Marshall on Canada’s plan to ensure that polluters pay for their carbon emissions in every…Read More


Canada must assess toxicity of tailings pond chemicals, enviro groups argue

Oct 18, 2018

ECOJUSTICE, ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE, KEEPERS OF THE ATHABASCA For immediate release: October 18, 2018 Canada must assess toxicity of tailings pond chemicals, enviro groups argue…Read More