Extreme Activist Groups | EcoJustice | CELA | OAG Petition 340 | Federal research on hormone disrupting substances as required under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

Federal research on hormone disrupting substances as required under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

Petition: 340

Issue(s): Human/environmental health, international cooperation, and toxic substances

Petitioner(s): Ecojustice and Canadian Environmental Law Association

Date Received: 17 July 2012

Status: Completed

Summary: The petitioners seek information about federal research activities on the effects of hormone disrupting substances. They ask how Environment Canada and Health Canada use the research results for risk assessment and management. The petitioners ask the government about the data collected on substances that are considered new under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999. They also inquire about the budget allocated to research and the involvement of Canada in international research initiatives.

Federal Departments Responsible for Reply: Environment CanadaHealth Canada

via Federal research on hormone disrupting substances as required under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999.

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