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RECORD NUMBER: 4368 OF 4735

OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Toxic nation : a report on pollution in Canadians.
Publisher Environmental Defense,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 62271008
ISBN 0973719516
Subjects Environmental monitoring--Canada ; Biological monitoring--Canada ; Pollutants--Canada--Analysis
Internet Access
Description Access URL
http://www.environmentaldefence.ca/reports/toxicnation.htm
Holdings
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
Modified
Checkout
Status
EJBM  RA1229.4.T69 2005 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 11/18/2005
EJEM  RA1229.4.T69 2005 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 12/14/2005
Collation 43 p. : col. ill., ; 28 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Chemical Canada -- Chemical pollution and human health -- Cancer -- Neurodevelopmental disorders: behavioural problems and learning disabilities -- Reproductive disorders -- Respiratory illnesses -- Linking chemicals to effects on health -- Toxic chemicals policy in Canada -- Canada's approach to toxic chemicals -- The CEPA review and international action on toxic chemicals -- Volunteers -- Choice of laboratories -- Choice of chemicals -- Categorizing chemicals according to their effects on health -- Choice of biological materials -- Personal and lifestyle questionnaire -- Limitations of the study -- Specific limitations: VOCs -- Group results -- Heavy metals -- PBDEs -- PCBs -- PFOS -- Organochlorine pesticides -- Organophosphate insecticide metabolites -- VOCs -- Personal history and chemical exposure -- Volunteer profiles and individual results -- Conclusion and recommendations -- Glossary.