Kicking Out Toxic Chemicals

Tell Canada we can't wait another 5 years for a ban on bee-killing neonic pesticides

Tell Canada we need stronger laws to protect us from harmful pesticides like glyphosate

Time to Ban Triclosan From Household Use

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Tell Canada we can’t wait another 5 years for a ban on bee-killing neonic pesticides

Canada proposed a ban on bee-killing neonic pesticides, but is delaying action for 5 years. While this decision is a significant step towards protecting pollinators and other important insects, the scientific consensus is clear that immediate action is needed.

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Tell Canada we need stronger laws to protect us from harmful pesticides like glyphosate

Every day, Canadians are exposed to toxic chemicals that are linked to health conditions like cancer, asthma and behavioural problems such as ADHD. Glyphosate, Canada’s top-selling weed killer, is of particular concern because of its links to cancer and presence in common food products that children eat .

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Time to Ban Triclosan From Household Use

The chemical triclosan is present in most antibacterial products. But it’s a known endocrine (or hormone) disruptor, which can affect thyroid function – and is even linked to liver cancer.

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Climate & Clean Economy

Canada just passed the first ever emissions regulations for the oil and gas sector – let’s make sure it sticks!

Tell the government of Ontario you want an effective climate change plan!

Tell Canada to stop giving government money to fossil fuel companies

Canada just passed the first ever emissions regulations for the oil and gas sector – let’s make sure it sticks!

With new federal methane regulations in place, now the provinces have to do their part – either by adopting the federal regulations, or writing their own.

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Tell the government of Ontario you want an effective climate change plan!

Your voice matters! The provincial government is asking for feedback on new legislation to replace Ontario’s existing climate plan, introduce new carbon pollution reduction targets, and cancel cap-and-trade.

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Tell Canada to stop giving government money to fossil fuel companies

The Canadian government must act now and stop giving billions in handouts to coal, oil, and natural gas companies to produce and pollute more. These subsidies undermine action on climate change, increase carbon emissions, and send mixed signals to fossil fuel and renewable energy producers and users.

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Creating Livable Communities

Show the Greenbelt Some Love

Get involved in community planning

Show the Greenbelt Some Love

Take the Greenbelt pledge today to show your support for all that the Greenbelt has to offer!

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Get involved in community planning

Take a look at our resource guide to learn about the benefits of growing smarter and how you can contribute to a greener, healthier community in your backyard.

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Safeguarding Canada's Freshwater

Tell Canada you want a plastic-free environment​

Tell Ontario to Cash It! Don’t Trash It!

Take Action: Tell Ontario to Save Lake Erie

Tell Canada you want a plastic-free environment​

Less than 11 per cent of plastics are recycled in Canada. The rest end up in our landfills, lakes, parks and oceans, destroying ecosystems and leaching toxic chemicals.

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Tell Ontario to Cash It! Don’t Trash It!

Less than 50 per cent of the plastic bottles sold in Ontario get recycled. The rest – about 1.5 billion bottles – end up in landfills or littered in our environment. It’s time to turn the plastic tide.

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Take Action: Tell Ontario to Save Lake Erie

Lake Erie is a global treasure – it provides drinking water for millions of people, and supports a billion dollar economy and a truly remarkable ecosystem. And it needs our help.

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