Sprawl Hurts Us All

Publication Date: 
January 13, 2004
Suburban sprawl development is hazardous to Ontario taxpayers’ pocket books and to the environment. Over the next 25 years in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) alone, costs will be over $70 billion, or more than $14,000 per person, if sprawling housing development continues.

Sacrifice Zones Are Not Acceptable

Publication Date: 
December 18, 2004
Incineration of toxic waste is an unacceptable solution. Response to the proposed Bennett incinerator, Belledune, New Brunswick.

NAFTA Effects on Water

Publication Date: 
February 9, 2001

Testing for NAFTA effects in the Great Lakes Basin

Presentation to Trade and Environment Consultations of Canadian Government

Publication Date: 
July 8, 1999
Examining Canada's Priority Interests at the WTO/FTAA Negotiations: Or, how NOT to promote environmental protection.

5 Reasons to Oppose the FTAA

Publication Date: 
April 9, 2001
From Swordfish to Services

Head Lice and Your Child, March 2002

Publication Date: 
March 9, 2002
Roughly 25% of school-aged kids get lice each year, and hundreds of millions of dollars are spent on treatment, but just how effective are they? And what are the possible health effects of direct application of chemical pesticides for children? A variety of non-toxic treatments are available, and many have been used by families wishing to avoid the adverse effects of pesticides and drugs.