Contaminants and Hazards

Identifying hazards posed by infectious diseases, chemicals, radiation, and noise, in homes and personal service establishments.

Printer Friendly, PDF & Email

Cannabis poisoning in BC: Insights from poison control centre calls

This blog is a synopsis of a recent seminar entitled “Calls to the British Columbia Drug and Poison Information Centre on the Cusp of Cannabis Legalization”, presented in our 2019 NCCEH Environmental…
View Full Article

Cannabis Resources for Environmental Health Practitioners

This topic page is intended to help environmental health practitioners understand the guiding principles and public health objectives being used to develop cannabis policy, both federally and across…
View Full Article

Contaminants in black market cannabis: Consumers need answers

Legalization of cannabis in 2018 was intended, among other things, to cut off funding to organized crime by removing revenue streams from the sale of illicit cannabis. Public health broadly supported…
View Full Article