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

Equity in Environmental Health Practice: Findings of a Pilot Study

Review of Field Tests on Bed Bug Control Technologies

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

Cardiovascular Health, Traffic-related Air Pollution and Noise: Are associations mutually confounded? A systematic review

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

Bed Bugs and Public Health: New Approaches for an Old Scourge

Surveillance for Emerging Infectious Diseases: A Canadian Perspective

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

Air Quality and Community Health Impact of Animal Manure Management

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

Systematic Review of Environmental Burden of Disease in Canada

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?

Wind Turbines and Health - revised

Adverse Cardiovascular Health Effects of Exposure to Short-Term Air Pollution

How the New Analytical Geomatics Technologies can help Environmental Health Professionals and Decision-makers to make Further use of Mapping than what is offered traditionally by Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Web Mapping

Systematic Review of Human Biomonitoring Studies of Environmental Contaminants

Chlorination Disinfection By-Products in Drinking Water