CPCHE reponse to proposed amendments to Ontario Pesticide Regulation (ERO # 019-0601)

December 12, 2019

CPCHE partners submit a statement to the Government of Ontario in response to proposed revisions to Ontario’s pesticides regulation, urging the Government to fully retain the cosmetic pesticides ban and restrictions on neonicotinoid pesticides.

CPCHE Executive Director interviewed on CTV newschannel re: CEPA reform

February 12, 2018

CPCHE’s Executive Director, Erica Phipps, addressed the need for reform of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) in an interview with CTV on February 12th, in conjunction with news of the Scientists4CEPA letter to Prime Minister Trudeau, a petition so far signed by 540 scientists and health professionals across the country. Phipps addressed changes needed to Canada’s 30-year old environmental protection law, as outlined in CPCHE’s own letter to the Prime Minister on the topic.

CPCHE calls for vital improvements to the Canadian Environmental Protection Act in letter to the Prime Minister

October 2, 2017

In an October 2, 2017 letter to the Prime Minister, CPCHE urges the Government of Canada to seize a once-in-a-generation opportunity to strengthen Canada’s federal environmental protection and chemicals management law.