Publications: Human Health

Primer on Toxic Substances
Primer on Toxic Substances
Pollution Probe is pleased to introduce its Primer on Toxic Substances. The management of toxic substances is a complex issue that must deal with many...
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PublishedJuly 27, 2012
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Toxic Substances
Toxic Substances
What They Mean For You The potential effects of toxic substances on human health are of concern to us all. Exposure to toxic substances has been linked...
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PublishedFebruary 25, 2011
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Smog: It
Smog: It's Time We Cleared the Air (2011)
The term “smog” was coined more than five decades ago to describe a mixture of smoke and fog in the air. Today smog refers to a noxious mixture of...
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PublishedJanuary 1, 2011
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Unlocking the Electric Mobility Potential of Toronto
Unlocking the Electric Mobility Potential of Toronto
Moving Toward an Electric Mobility Master Plan for the City Pollution Probe reached out to stakeholder organizations and individuals who will play a significant...
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PublishedOctober 18, 2010
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Scoping the Implications of Electric Vehicle Technology in Ontario
Scoping the Implications of Electric Vehicle Technology in Ontario
A Report to the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario (ECO) Environmental stewardship and accountability in Ontario has expanded to include the impacts...
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PublishedMarch 18, 2010
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Child Health and the Environment — A Primer
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PublishedJanuary 2, 2010
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Mercury Outreach and Education: A Literature Review of Best Practices
Mercury Outreach and Education: A Literature Review of Best Practices
The purpose of this report is to inform Pollution Probe’s development of educational materials in order to increase public awareness of mercury-containing...
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PublishedMarch 18, 2009
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Workshop on Chemicals Management Policy — What is REACH all about?
Workshop on Chemicals Management Policy — What is REACH all about?
REACH: Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals This report constitutes the proceedings of the REACH workshop. It includes...
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PublishedMarch 18, 2009
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Report of the National Policy Consultation on Children’s Health and Environment
Report of the National Policy Consultation on Children’s Health and Environment
Building a Dialogue Towards a National Strategy for Children’s Health and Environment in Canada People across Canada and around the world want to ensure...
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PublishedMay 19, 2008
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A New Approach to Water Management in Canada: Vision & Strategy
A New Approach to Water Management in Canada: Vision & Strategy
In the period February 2006 to October 2006, water experts from government agencies, the private sector, academia and non-governmental organizations gathered...
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PublishedMarch 18, 2008
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