Enviro health policy

  • Photo: Right to a Healthy Environment

    Right to a Healthy Environment

    The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms provides every Canadian with freedom of expression, equal protection from discrimination and the right to life, liberty and security of the person. But... More »

  • Photo: Canada must act on toxic cleaning product ingredients

    Canada must act on toxic cleaning product ingredients

    You should know what chemicals are in your household cleaning products. But there is no Canadian law that requires manufacturers to disclose the full list of ingredients. More »

  • Photo: Electromagnetic Radiation and Fields

    Electromagnetic Radiation and Fields

    Electric devices and infrastructure and wireless communication are hallmarks of modern life. The proliferation of these technologies in recent years has dramatically increased our exposure to electromagnetic radiation (EMR), or... More »

  • Photo: Protecting Quebec's pesticide ban

    Protecting Quebec's pesticide ban

    The David Suzuki Foundation is working to defend Quebec's ban on lawn pesticides against a NAFTA challenge by American chemical producer, Dow AgroSciences. More »

  • Photo: Toxic flame retardants are a burning issue

    Toxic flame retardants are a burning issue

    If you're like most people, you've probably never heard of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs). But along with virtually every Canadian, you are surrounded by these toxic chemicals. More »

  • Photo: The environment and your health

    The environment and your health

    What we do to nature we do to ourselves because, quite simply, humans are not separate from nature. The food we eat, the water we drink, and the air we breathe have a profound impact on human health. More »

  • Photo: Prescription for a Healthy Canada

    Prescription for a Healthy Canada

    The David Suzuki Foundation lays out its recommendations for a national environmental health strategy for Canada that would protect all its citizens. More »