1. Canada has 20% of the world’s freshwater, no national law to regulate drinking water quality.
2. Air pollution contributes to over 20,000 premature deaths in Canada each year.
3. 98% of Canadians view nature as essential to human survival.
4. 110 other countries have legally protected their citizens’ right to a healthy environment.
5. 85% of Canadians agree they should also have the right to a healthy environment.