Last night the Green Party of Québec made the CBC national news to talk about our petition calling for a ban on microplastic beads in personal hygiene products.

New research from McGill released earlier this week slows that extensive microplastic pollution is present on the bottom Saint-Laurence river. Experts say the beads may be present in the food chain and are pursuing further research.

We are one of the first groups in Canada to call for a ban on microplastics in personal hygiene products. The companies and governments have all the tools they required to take action on this issue at minimal cost.

Send a message by signing our petition now: http://www.en.pvq.qc.ca/microplastics

To view the coverage from CBC The National: http://bit.ly/1vcP9mf

Last night the Green Party of Québec made the CBC national news to talk about our petition calling for a ban on…

Posted by Alex Tyrrell on Saturday, September 27, 2014

Excellent article in The Concordian this week regarding microplastic pollution in our waterways and the Green Party of Québec's petition to ban them from all personal hygiene products sold in Quebec.

Posted by Alex Tyrrell on Tuesday, October 7, 2014

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