Canada

"Quebec Doctors Urge PM To Support Chrysotile Asbestos Regulation"

"On Monday in Geneva, representatives of the 143 countries belonging to United Nations-sponsored Rotterdam Convention, regulating hazardous chemicals, are to begin a meeting where chrysotile, the type of asbestos fibre mined in Quebec, will be on the top of the list of new products to be regulated."

Source: Montreal Gazette, 06/15/2011

Canadian Feds Considered Hiring PR Firm To Polish Image of Oilsands

"The federal government has explored hiring a professional public relations firm and organizing trips for international leaders to promote Canada's oilsands industry, while fighting back against foreign climate change policies requiring it to reduce its pollution, a newly released federal document has revealed."

Source: Postmedia, 05/31/2011

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