Technical Discussion Paper on Proposed Ontario Drinking Water Quality Standards 

Title: Technical Discussion Paper on Proposed Ontario Drinking Water Quality Standards  Response to EBR Registry Number 012-1594 Resource Type: Letter, Response to Consultation Content: 1018-CELASubmissionDrinkWaterStandards # of Pages: 8 Date authored: February 12, 2015 Publication number: 1018 Author/s: Theresa McClenaghan…

Antibacterial Chemicals are Polluting Our Waterways

Posted by Bev Thorpe, Clean Production Action on August 5, 2014 Most people are unaware of how widespread triclosan and triclocarban chemicals are in their daily lives. Many products labelled as ‘antibacterial’, ‘fights odours’ or ‘kills germs’ may contain triclosan or tricocarban. In…

Commons and Senate Committee Reviews of Bill C-4, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 21, 2013 and other measures Revision to the definition of “danger” in the Canada Labour Code

Title: Commons and Senate Committee Reviews of Bill C-4, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 21, 2013 and other measures Revision to the definition of "danger" in the Canada Labour Code Resource…

Early Environmental Exposures to Hazardous Pollutants/Chemicals and their Associations with Chronic Disease – Policy Implications

Part 3 in this series summarizes the challenges that exist in evaluating scientific evidence of associations between chemical exposures and health outcomes, particularly for endocrine disrupting chemicals and related challenges to existing regulatory approaches.

Early Environmental Exposures to Hazardous Pollutants/Chemicals and their Associations with Chronic Disease – Focus on Endocrine Disruption and Obesogens

Part 2 in this series recaps the main findings of the study, summarizes the epigenetic/environmental basis of disease, notes implications of endocrine disruption science, and discusses obesity risk factors in the context of emerging science on chemicals suspected as obesogens and diabetogens

Early Environmental Exposures to Hazardous Pollutants/Chemicals and their Associations with Chronic Disease – Introduction to the Scoping Review

Part One of this series summarizes main findings, context, and trends within two cross-cutting themes: the Developmental Origins of Health and Disease and the Multiple Determinants of Health