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14 April 2017
Much to the delight of both youngsters and their parents, another farm will be transformed into a playground this summer when Farm to School Québec holds its bilingual day camp for ages 6 to 13 at Quinn Farm in Notre Dame de l’Île Perrot. Farm to School Québec is a program...
13 April 2017
This article is retreived from the Ecohome: Resources for Sustainable Housing website, precisely the Green Home Guide (a step-by-step guide to sustainable and healthy housing whether you are building, renovating or maintaining a home). The article was originally posted at this...
13 April 2017
Recently, along with Environmental Defense, Équiterre submitted a petition with 46,000 signatures asking the Ministry of Health to ban atrazine in Canada. This widely used pesticide across the country, deemed harmful for the environment and to which foetuses and children are...
30 March 2017
Spring is finally here and many of us will be rearranging our wardrobes soon to make space for summer clothes. Think your clothes are worn, faded and dull? Itching to usher in the warmer weather with some new ones? This month, thanks to a special collaboration with Léonie...
29 March 2017
Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau tabled the 2017 federal budget in the House of Commons on March 22. Équiterre has analyzed the Liberal government’s second budget in light of the commitments made in the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change signed...
27 March 2017
A text published in the Hill Times on March 27th 2017, co-authored by Jane Rabinowicz and Karen Ross, Ph.D. Project Manager - Pesticides and Toxic Substances at Équiterre. Organic growers and researchers have been sustainably innovating on a shoestring budget for decades....
21 March 2017
Blog entry by Karen Ross, Ph.D. Project Manager - Pesticides and Toxic Substances at Équiterre and Muhannad Malas, Program Manager - Toxics at Environmental Defence. One of the most commonly used pesticides in Canada could be in the water flowing from your tap. Last...
15 March 2017
The federal budget will be delivered in a week’s time, you’re completing tax returns and Prime Minister Trudeau just received a prize for his global leadership in energy and environement from CERAWeek. This is the perfect time to tell the government to spend your...
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