Evidence Reviews

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Our evidence reviews are motivated by our ongoing assessment of knowledge translation needs and gaps in environmental health practice and policy. These documents uses a semi-systematic literature review process to capture and then synthesize the relevant academic and grey literature. The final product is internally and externally reviewed before publication.

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

Does Eating Organic Food Reduce Pesticide Exposures and Health Risks?

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