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Canada takes first step toward much-needed regulatory action to address plastic pollution

OCEANA CANADA, ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE, DAVID SUZUKI FOUNDATION, ECOJUSTICE,
TORONTO ENVIRONMENTAL ALLIANCE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 12, 2021

Environmental groups urge government to proceed quickly with promised ban on non-essential single-use plastics.

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Toronto still on track for 2020 climate targets, but rise in emissions shows need to redouble climate action in 2021

For Immediate Release: December 15, 2020

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Fifty-two groups call on Ontario government to take advantage of once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fix the Blue Box and eliminate packaging waste
For Immediate Release: August 24, 2020
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MEDIA: Extreme weather a stark reminder that Toronto’s COVID-19 recovery must address the climate crisis

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

July 15, 2020

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MEDIA RELEASE: Environmentalists watching as Toronto releases first Budget since declaring climate emergency

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 9, 2020

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Councillor Layton introducing new stormwater charge to fight climate change

November 25, 2019

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Statement from TEA’s Executive Director Emmay Mah on Mayor Tory’s Motion to Declare a Climate Emergency 

For immediate release: September 26, 2019

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MEDIA RELEASE: Toronto needs to ditch the disposables to act on climate change

September 24, 2019

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Forty-seven organizations call on Toronto City Council to declare a climate emergency

September 20, 2019

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