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Tell the Feds you want strong environmental laws

Tell the Feds you want strong environmental laws Friends of the Earth has joined with other environmental groups across the country to insist that the government fulfill its promise for strong environmental laws.  Here’s the situation. Bill C-69 ... Read More

When I go yard saling this spring, I’ll be looking for Friends of the Earth Bee Cause signs!

When I go yard saling this spring, I’ll be looking for Friends of the Earth Bee Cause signs! Spring has sprung and, in my home town, Chatham, Ontario, that means the yard sale circuit gets underway. I have wonderful memories of taking my mother and father out for ... Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Toxics in my garden!

BREAKING NEWS: Toxics in my garden! Today, Friends of the Earth Canada filed evidence (from our 2017 flower testing results) to the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario to begin investigation of RONA, Canadian Tire and Home Depot for selling ... Read More

Media Releases

Banned pesticides found in plants at Ontario garden centres

Banned pesticides found in plants at Ontario garden centres FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Environmental groups file request for investigation under Ontario’s Environmental Bill of rights April 18, 2018 (TORONTO) Friends of the Earth Canada is calling on Ontario Minister of ... Read More

Federal Court rules bee-killing pesticide lawsuit will go to full hearing

Lawsuit brought by environmental groups survives second attempt to shut it down. April 12, 2018 TORONTO — A lawsuit launched by environmental groups in a bid to protect pollinators from ... Read More

Record environmental judgement, moves to Ontario Superior Court in Toronto

Record environmental judgement, moves to Ontario Superior Court in Toronto Long running dispute between petro-giant Chevron and Ecuadorian citizens has Canadian component April 5, 2018 (Toronto, Canada) – This morning, Friends of the Earth Canada, the Steelworkers Humanity Fund and ... Read More

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