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Help keep the pressure on

Help keep the pressure on It’s summer, and like bees, we are busy! Back in April, Friends of the Earth Canada, with the support of Ecojustice, called on Ontario’s Minister of the Environment to investigate ... Read More

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

Media Releases

Health Canada to End Outdoor Use of Two Bee Killing Neonicotinoids

Health Canada to End Outdoor Use of Two Bee Killing Neonicotinoids  “It’s about time,” says Friends of the Earth Canada August 15, 2018 (Ottawa) – Friends of the Earth Canada welcomes the proposed decision by Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency ... Read More

236 International Organizations Call on Prime Minister Trudeau to Quit Support for the Kinder Morgan Pipeline

236 International Organizations Call on Prime Minister Trudeau to Quit Support for the Kinder Morgan Pipeline FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 24, 2018 Contact: David Turnbull, Oil Change International, david [at] priceofoil [dot] org Dani Heffernan, 350.org, dani [at] 350 [dot] org Today, an open letter signed by 236 ... Read More

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

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