Pesticides Indoors – Differences in Risks, Regulation, and Necessary Precautions

All pesticide use carries risk but important differences exist in how pesticides behave indoors and in how they are regulated. Choices exist for lower risk alternatives alongside prevention.

Towards Healthy Homes for All: RentSafe Summary and Recommendations

Title: Towards Healthy Homes for All: RentSafe Summary and Recommendations Resource Type: Report Content: Download report at Rentsafe.ca: https://rentsafe.ca/toward-healthy-homes-for-all-rentsafe-summary-and-recommendations/ # of Pages: 28 Date authored: April 2018 Author/s: RentSafe Project Team Author Organization: Canadian Partnership for Children's Health and Environment…

The Need for Health Impact Assessments to be Integrated into all Federal Environmental Assessment Processes

Title: The Need for Health Impact Assessments to be Integrated into all Federal Environmental Assessment Processes A submission from health organizations and health professionals to the Expert Panel established by the Minister of Environment and Climate Change to review federal…

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