Tag: Cathy Cox

Manitoba Moving Forward on Carbon Pricing, But Details To Be Determined

The Manitoba government is planning to implement a carbon pricing system with the goal of reducing emissions, but what it will look like has yet to be determined. Unlike her colleague from next-door Saskatchewan, Manitoba’s minister of sustainable development did not walk out of the federal/provincial/territorial environment ministers meeting in protest last week when Prime Minister Justin… Read more »

Manitoba’s New Government Reassessing Cosmetic Pesticide Ban

Just over a year after Manitoba’s former NDP government implemented its cosmetic pesticide ban, the province’s new PC government says it wants to hear from Manitobans on the impact of the “Non-Essential Use of Pesticides Regulation.” “The purpose of the legislation is to reduce the exposure of people and pets to herbicides used in lawn… Read more »