Evidence Reviews

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We produce evidence reviews based on our assessments of needs and gaps in evidence-based environmental health practice and policy. We also work with researchers and environmental public health students for reviews. These documents are peer-reviewed and the content is the responsibility of the authors.

Growing at Home: Health and Safety Concerns for Personal Cannabis Cultivation

Understanding the Public Health Implications Concerning Shale Gas Production and Hydraulic Fracturing

Summary: Animals as Sentinels for Public Health Risks from Oil and Gas Development

Review of Field Tests on Bed Bug Control Technologies

Health Effects of Oil Spills and Implications for Public Health Planning and Research

Increasing Use of Pyrethroids in Canadian Households: Should We Be Concerned?

Effectiveness of Alternative Antimicrobial Agents for Disinfection of Hard Surfaces - revised

Nanotechnology: A Review of Exposure, Health Risks and Recent Regulatory Developments

Residential Pesticides and Childhood Leukemia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Impact of Home Preparation and Cooking Methods on Levels of Dioxin and Dioxin-Like Compounds in Foods

Potential Human Health Effects of Perfluorinated Chemicals (PFCs)

Disinfectants and Sanitizers for Use on Food Contact Surfaces - revised

Are Naturally Ventilated LEED Buildings Healthier?

Does Eating Organic Food Reduce Pesticide Exposures and Health Risks?

Residential Use of Wood-Burning Appliances in Canada

Current Evidence on the Effectiveness of Interventions During Heat Episodes

How efficacious and how practical are personal health protection measures recommended to reduce morbidity and mortality during heat episodes?

What is the Evidence on Applicability and Effectiveness of Public Health Interventions in Reducing Morbidity and Mortality during Heat Episodes?

Systematic Review of Human Biomonitoring Studies of Environmental Contaminants

Chlorination Disinfection By-Products in Drinking Water

A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Childhood Leukemia and Parental Occupational Pesticide Exposure

Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDEs)

Epidemiologic Evidence of Relationships Between Reproductive and Child Health Outcomes and Environmental Chemical Contaminants

An Evaluation of Interventions Designed to Reduce Ultraviolet Radiation Exposure