News Releases


Arsenic level in Moira River highest in decades
EBI issues public health warning, demands investigation.
News Advisory  August 22/2001

Court decision on prosecution of Ontario Government for pollution violations
expected June 27.  The decision in EBI’s first Deloro pollution case to be rendered this week.  News Advisory  June 25/2001

Warning: Government advice risks public arsenic poisoning
The Ontario MOE and the Medical Officer of Health for Hastings and Prince Edward Counties Health Unit issued a “drinking water reminder” to the public which, if followed, could lead to arsenic poisoning.  News Release  August 30/2000

Ontario government charged for radioactive contamination
In a private prosecution, the Ontario government has been charged for radioactive contaminatino of the natural environment west of the Deloro mine site property in the Village of Deloro in eastern Ontario.  News Release  November 24/1998

Environmental groups press criminal charges against Ontario Government for toxic pollution
A private citizen laid 8 charges against the Ontario government for allowing toxic substances to pour out of the Deloro Mine site into the Moira River and its tributary Young’s Creek.  News Release  November 18/1997