Tag: Oceana Canada

Big plastic fights government efforts to curb plastic pollution

Environmental groups are in court this week (March 7 - 9) to support the Canadian government’s efforts to fend off an industry-led effort to...

Ban on harmful single-use plastics now in effect

Following the 15th Conference of the Parties (COP15) to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity, the Government of Canada reaffirmed its commitment to...

National ban on harmful single-use plastics comes into effect soon

Today, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Steven Guilbeault, and Minister of Health, Jean-Yves Duclos, published final regulations to prohibit single-use plastics including: checkout...