Binational Strategies on PCBs and HBCDs under Annex 3

Ontario Council signed onto an NGO submission prepared by Toxics Free Great Lakes Network under the auspices of the Canadian Environmental Legal Association (CELA) supported by 47 organizations responding to the draft Binational Strategies on PCBs and HBCDs under Annex 3 (Chemicals of Mutual Concern) of the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement. You can read […]

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Lake Erie Action Plan

Concerning the Lake Erie Action Plan, CFUW Ontario Council sent comments to the Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change and Environment and Climate Change Canada, as well as endorsing those of the Great Lakes Protection Act Alliance. (links are to documents in Dropbox)

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The Peoples’ Great Lakes Summit

Carolyn Day, CFUW Ontario Council environment and water policy adviser, attended The Peoples’ Great Lakes Summit sponsored by the Canadian Environmental Law Association.  Read More>>

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New Water Bottling Charge

Continuing with concerns about the removal of water for the bottling industry, Ontario Council sent comments to EBR Registry Number: 012-9574 A regulation establishing a new water bottling charge. The Ontario Council of the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW Ontario Council) is pleased to respond to EBR 012-9574 – a Regulation establishing a new […]

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Bottled Water Technical Guidance Document

Ontario Council sent comments about EBR Registry Number:012-9151: Bottled Water Technical Guidance Document. Ontario Council, through the work of Carolyn Day, CFUW Southport, has been very involved in the study of water policy in Ontario since the Walkerton crisis.

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