An Open Letter to the World on the Governmental Destruction of the Environment in Canada
Environment / Health / Movement / Pollution / Water / Worldwide

An Open Letter to the World on the Governmental Destruction of the Environment in Canada

Dear Everyone, My name is Naomi. I am Canadian. I worked for Environment Canada, our federal environmental department, for several years before our current Conservative leadership (under Stephen Harper) began decimating environmentalism in Canada. I, along with thousands and thousands of federal science employees lost any hope of future work. Their attitude towards the environment … Continue reading

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Side of Toxic Plastic Sludge with Your Tuna?
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Side of Toxic Plastic Sludge with Your Tuna?

Imagine getting in your car and driving from New York to Los Angeles. As soon as you get to Los Angeles, imagine turning right around and heading straight back to New York. Now imagine that the entire time you are driving, you are surrounded by nothing but a plasma of garbage. Not just floating washing … Continue reading

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The Negative Effects of Using Salt as a De-Icer
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The Negative Effects of Using Salt as a De-Icer

In light of the snow that is falling, may I take a moment to demonstrate some of the damaging effects of using salt as a de-icer for our sidewalks and roads during winter. Salt in over-abundance is in fact toxic to our environment. When used on roads and sidewalks, it enters our surface water, groundwater, … Continue reading

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