CPCHE’s Coordinated Voice

The partner organizations of CPCHE respond to policy consultations as they arise and also seek to set a progressive agenda for ensuring children’s environmental health. This collection includes includes joint positions statements, letters and publications prepared by CPCHE or by sub-sets of CPCHE partner organizations.

Bill S-5, Strengthening Environmental Protection for a Healthier Canada Act, an Act to Amend the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA), 1999 (The HonourableJean-Yves Duclos, P.C., M.P.)

Bill S-5, Strengthening EnvironmentalProtection for a Healthier Canada Act, an Act to Amend the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA), 1999 (The Honourable Steven Guilbeault, P.C., M.P.)

Bill S-5, Strengthening EnvironmentalProtection for a Healthier Canada Act, an Act to Amend the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA), 1999 (Sentate Committee)

CPCHE Position Statement on Climate Change

CPCHE signs joint letter to federal minister urging inclusion of measures to address cancer-causing radon in Canada’s new Greener Homes Program

Health Professionals’ Call to Action on Climate Change and Health

CPCHE letter to the Prime Minister calling for improvements to the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA)

CPCHE submits letter to Ontario Ministry of Education urging radon testing, other environmental health measures in child care facilities

Letter to Government of Canada calling for restrictions on antibacterial chemical Triclosan

Support needed for continuation of the Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development (CHILD) Study

Comments on Early Childhood Section of the Ministry of Children and Youth Services Website

Lowering the national blood lead intervention level

Actions needed to address children’s exposures to lead in Canada

Focus on Bisphenol A – Statement of Health and Environmental Organizations on Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals

Français: Point de Mire Sur Le Bisphénol A – Déclaration des organisations de protection de la santé et de l’environnement sur les perturbateurs endocriniens

Immediate support needed for the expansion of the Maternal-Infant Research on Environmental Chemicals (MIREC) Study

Health Committee Study of Bill C-6, An Act Respecting the Safety of Consumer Products

Letter to Prime Minister Harper re Banning Persistent Organic Pollutants Under the Stockholm Convention

Letter regarding the Government of Canada’s Commitment to the Reduction of Global Mercury Pollution

Proposed Toxics Reduction Legislation in Ontario

Letter to Hon. Tony Clement, Minister of Health re: Immediate support needed for MIREC-ID to ensure Canadian leadership on children’s environmental health research

Canada’s Budget: Investing in Children’s Environmental Health