Petitions by Issue

Human health/environmental health

No. 438
Reduction of plastic pollution
No. 436
Multiple incidences of dead fish found on the shores of the Lièvre and Ottawa rivers in July 2019
No. 435
Use of social cost of carbon values by the Government of Canada
No. 434
Fluralaner toxicity in the environment
No. 433
Certain organic flame retardants substance grouping
No. 432
Concerns about single‑use plastics in our waters and about vinyl acetate–based products, such as food packaging and laundry and dish detergent packs and pods
No. 431
Oversight, safety, and public awareness of chemical product applications at the Central Experimental Farm in Ottawa
No. 428
Ten requests to the Government of Canada for improving the well-being of the environment
No. 427
Nuclear governance problems in Canada
No. 423
Re-evaluation of glyphosate by Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency and the United States Environmental Protection Agency
No. 422
Results of wheat, oats, and corn sampling for glyphosate by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency
No. 417
Clarification requested on the proposed Icefields Trail in Jasper National Park
No. 415
The role of Environment and Climate Change Canada and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency in the environmental assessment of the proposed Ajax Mine
No. 414
Concerns about impacts of open-net fish farming on wild Pacific salmon
No. 411
Policies and strategies for managing non-fuel radioactive waste
No. 409
Health Canada’s Safety Code 6 threshold for excessive heating and other adverse effects from radiofrequency and microwave wireless radiation on the human eye and on infants
No. 408
The relationship of science to the Federal Sustainable Development Strategy
No. 407
Scientific review processes to determine limits on exposure to radiofrequency radiation according to Safety Code 6
No. 406
Recognition, protection, and accessibility for persons who suffer health impairment related to contamination by electromagnetic pollution
No. 405B
Follow-up petition on Canada’s nuclear legacy liabilities
No. 405
Canadian nuclear legacy liabilities: Cleanup costs for Chalk River Laboratories
No. 403
Exposure of vulnerable persons to microwave and radiofrequency radiation
No. 402
Precautionary messaging and advisories in schools for safer use of wireless devices
No. 399
Scientific weight of evidence for Safety Code 6, Health Canada’s radiofrequency exposure guidelines
No. 398B
Follow-up petition on adequate warnings to Canadians about the effects of radiofrequency and microwave radiation from personal and household wireless devices
No. 398
Adequate warnings to Canadians about the effects of radiofrequency and microwave radiation from personal and household wireless devices
No. 396
Concerns about fish farming practices in British Columbia and their effect on the health of farmed fish and wild fish
No. 394
Adequacy of environmental risk assessment of industrial facility in Port Alberni, British Columbia
No. 393
Concerns about the spraying of pesticides close to a school in a rural area
No. 392
Concerns over crude oil shipping and oil spills on the Great Lakes
No. 391
Changing nature of protected areas in Canada
No. 387
Concerns about Canada’s continued use and import of asbestos
No. 384
Relocation of the 443 Maritime Helicopter Squadron—Deficiencies in environmental assessment and need for public consultation
No. 382
Public consultation process for the re-evaluation of the herbicide glyphosate
No. 381
Concerns over Canadian Coast Guard response to English Bay oil spill in Vancouver
No. 380
Critical infrastructure and atmospheric security—Impacts of climate change
No. 378
Safety Code 6 and protection from electromagnetic radiation generated by a cell tower antenna
No. 377B
Follow-up petition on the interpretation and application of Canada’s Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy
No. 377
Interpretation and application of Canada’s Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy
No. 376
Climate change adaptation for national parks
No. 375
Status of contaminated site near Canadian Forces Base Valcartier
No. 373
Environmental concerns over oil leaking from a sunken cargo ship in Notre Dame Bay, Newfoundland
No. 372
Federal responsibilities toward cancer prevention from risks associated with environmental carcinogens
No. 371
Environmental risks of hazardous goods transported by rail
No. 370
Risks of releasing coal and coal dust into the environment during transport
No. 368
Use of published emissions factors by facilities in National Pollutant Release Inventory
No. 366
Monitoring of Human Health in the Oil Sands Region of Alberta
No. 365
Scientific evidence supporting the statements made in Health Canada’s Fact Sheet on Safety Code 6, which recommends limits for safe exposure to radio frequency electromagnetic radiation
No. 364
Testing and approval process for pesticides used on food and food crops
No. 363
Federal government review of European Union decisions to ban substances for health and environmental reasons, in accordance with section 75(3) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999
No. 362
Federal role and action in response to the Obed Mountain Mine coal slurry spill into the Athabasca River watershed
No. 352
Risk assessment for the production of genetically engineered salmon eggs
No. 349
Applying the precautionary principle in relation to a number of Canada’s international environmental commitments