Rainwater harvesting in Ottawa at a time

OTTAWA: On Sunday, residents of Manorre-Woodvalle, in collaboration with the City of Ottawa and Enviro Centre, came together to create a rain garden in Mandoll Park. The garden is part of a pilot project called Ottawa Preparedness Rain City. The program encourages and supports residents to take action on their property to reduce the harmful … Read more

Montreal wants to block many single-plastics, many pesticides

Montreal: The city of Montreal is looking to block more single plastics and more pesticides by March 2023 and more plastic bags by December 2022. Planned by the administration on Wednesday called for a change. Prohibited pesticides include glyphosate, chlorpyrifos and certain neonicotinoids. “The harmful effects of pesticides on health are growing,” said Mayor Valerie … Read more