Entries by Save Our Water

Seven Reforms to Address Marine Plastic Pollution

The Environmental Law Centre at the University of Victoria has just released a report Seven Reforms to Address Marine Plastic Pollution. The first set of recommendations focus on regulating single use plastics and the report states: There is now a growing movement to ban individual-sized water bottles, plastic straws and non-biodegradable plastic tableware. For example, […]

Save Our Water Comments on the Two-Year Moratorium

The Ontario government’s proposal to impose a two-year moratorium on new or expanded water takings from groundwater by bottling companies is good news for Ontario, and for Centre Wellington.  If passed, the moratorium will provide much needed time for research and consultation. The moratorium means there is no possibility of a pump test at the […]