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Pesticides: Is there a risk to the environment? - Described video

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Aug 20, 2019 ... its share of native pests. However, changes in climate and movement of people and goods can bring in new, invasive pests. Both types of pests can threaten our natural resources, crops and gardens. Pesticides play an important role in managing pests. So how can we be sure that pesticides are not damaging the environment they are designed to protect? Scientists

Pesticides and the Environment

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Aug 15, 2019 ...Pesticides and the Environment Download the alternative format (PDF format, 2,631 KB, 1 pages) Organization: Health Canada Published: 2019-07-XX Pesticides help manage native and invasive pests that threaten Canada's natural resources, crops and gardens. Health Canada scientists evaluate hundreds of lab and field studies as part of a thorough science-based

Pesticides: Is there a risk to health? - Described video

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Aug 20, 2019 ... pests. So how can you be sure that pesticides are not harming you or your family? Thanks to Health Canada's scientists, pesticides approved for use in Canada can be used safely. Before a pesticide can be sold or used in Canada, a thorough science-based risk assessment is done. Like many things in our lives, pesticides can pose some risks, but it all depends

Pesticides: Is there a risk to the environment?

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/video/is-there-risk-to-the-environment.html

Aug 15, 2019 ... of native pests. However, changes in climate and movement of people and goods can bring in new, invasive pests. Both types of pests can threaten our natural resources, crops and gardens. Pesticides play an important role in managing pests. So how can we be sure that pesticides are not damaging the environment they are designed to protect? Scientists at Health Canada

Science educational resources

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Aug 30, 2019 ... with the planning of science curriculum and activities. Science activities for children Experiments and other scientific activities that give children a hands-on experience when learning science. Maps, data and demographics A list of government maps, mapping data and geographical demographics to help with educational projects. Ask a scientist Questions and answers

Pesticides: Is there a risk to health?

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Aug 15, 2019 ... unwanted pests. So how can you be sure that pesticides are not harming you or your family? Thanks to Health Canada's scientists, pesticides approved for use in Canada can be used safely. Before a pesticide can be sold or used in Canada, a thorough science-based risk assessment is done. Like many things in our lives, pesticides can pose some risks, but it all

Health-related video gallery

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Sep 18, 2019 ...Health-related video gallery Browse through the following selections for health related videos. Videos Title Description Topic Preview Pesticides: Is there a risk to the environment? Scientists work to make sure pesticides won't harm the environment when they are used properly Healthy living Pesticides: Is there a risk to health? Thanks to Health Canada's

Funding for researchers

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Sep 20, 2019 ...Funding for researchers On this page: Competitive Funding Process – This competition is now closed Polar Knowledge Canada’s (POLAR’s) Science and Technology Program Funded Projects Northern Scientific Training Program Other organizations that fund polar scientists Competitive Funding Process - This competition is now closed POLAR has an integrated suite

Directory of scientists and other research professionals

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May 30, 2019 ...Directory of scientists and research professionals A directory of government scientists and research professionals. Services and information Directory of science professionals A consolidated directory of 800+ scientists and research professionals from eleven government institutions. Scientific expertise in agriculture A directory of scientists and project

Consultation on Inspecting Confidential Test Data for Post-market Reviews in the Reading Room, Discussion Document DIS2019-01

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Sep 10, 2019 ... Confidential Test Data for Post-market Reviews in the Reading Room. Before a pesticide can be registered for use in Canada, the PMRA reviews available scientific test data to determine whether there are concerns for human health or safety, or the environment, when the product is used according to the label. Some of the data reviewed by the PMRA scientists includes

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