Invitation to comment on the Canada-U.S. Air Quality Agreement and 2012 Progress Report

Canada-U.S. Air Quality Agreement and 2012 Progress Report
27 Sep 2013

From the International Joint Commission:

You are invited to comment on progress to reduce the impacts of transboundary air pollution under the Canada-United States Air Quality Agreement.   The 2012 Progress Report indicates that our two countries have met their commitments to reduce the pre-cursers of acid rain and ground-level ozone, and provides a summary of cooperative efforts under the Agreement over the past 20 years. The full 2012 Progress Report is available online.

You may provide comments on the 2012 Progress Report or any aspect of work under the Air Quality Agreement for receipt by September 27, 2013. Comments may be submitted online, email or by regular mail at the following address:

Secretary, Canadian Section
International Joint Commission
234 Laurier Ave. West
22th Floor
Ottawa, ON K1P 6K6

We also encourage you to share this invitation with other organizations concerned the impacts of air pollution. Comments may be submitted online and more information about the comment process is available from the IJC website at:

The International Joint Commission will provide your comments to the Governments of Canada and the United States for their benefit as they implement the Agreement. We will also include your comments in a synthesis report that will be made available to the public. More information about the IJC can be found at