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Environmental radiation

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/health-risks-safety/radiation/types-sources/environmental.html

Sep 3, 2019 ...Environmental radiation comes from the sky, the earth, and the air we breathe and can be categorized as natural or artificial.

Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/health-risks-safety/radiation/occupational-exposure-regulations/federal-provincial-territorial-radiation-protection-committee.html

Sep 5, 2019 ..., and to communicate these to the people of Canada. The documents reflected on the FPTRPC website are not a reflection of Health Canada, but representation of Federal Provincial Territorial membership. Information about the FPTRPC Mission, Mandate and Role of Delegates FPTRPC Business Plan (2017-2020) Guidelines and Supported Items List of Safety Guidelines and Position

Power lines and electrical appliances: Everyday things that emit radiation

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/health-risks-safety/radiation/everyday-things-emit-radiation/power-lines-electrical-appliances.html

Sep 3, 2019 ... and toasters. In the workplace, common sources of EMFs include computers, air purifiers, photocopiers, fax machines, fluorescent lights, electric heaters, and electric tools in machine shops, such as drills, power saws, lathes and welding machines. Exposure in Canadian homes, schools and offices present no known health risks There have been many studies on the possible

Compact flourescent lamps: Everyday things that emit radiation

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/health-risks-safety/radiation/everyday-things-emit-radiation/compact-flourescent-lamps.html

Sep 3, 2019 ...Compact flourescent lamps More and more Canadians are replacing regular incandescent light bulbs with more energy-efficient products, such as compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs). On this page: About compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) Radiation emitted by CFLs Mercury in CFLs Health Risks Safe handling of CFLs How to safely clean up a broken CFL Government

National Dose Registry

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/health-risks-safety/radiation/national-dose-registry.html

Sep 3, 2019 ... are combined into annual doses. Please select the proper EDHS request form. Employee's Dose History Summary (EDHS)/General request form: Using this form, the year of a dose record is based on the monitoring start date. With this option, a worker's entire dose history is available. Employee's Dose History Summary (EDHS)/Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) request

Health effects of airplane and aircraft noise

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/health-risks-safety/radiation/everyday-things-emit-radiation/health-effects-airplanes-aircraft-noise.html

Sep 3, 2019 ...Airplanes Jet aircraft are one of the most disturbing sources of noise in our environment. People who live in communities near airports have become increasingly concerned about potential health effects from aircraft noise. On this page: Health effects Noise and stress Aircraft noise and children Aircraft noise and adults Minimizing your risk Health Canada's

Information Update - Health Canada warns of potential risk of pulmonary illness associated with vaping products

https://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/70919a-eng.php

Sep 10, 2019 ...Information Update - Health Canada warns of potential risk of pulmonary illness associated with vaping products Report a Concern Starting date: September 4, 2019 Type of communication: Information Update Subcategory: Cannabis Source of recall: Health Canada Issue: Important Safety Information, Usage Audience: General Public Identification number: RA-70919

How Canada prepares for radiological and nuclear emergencies

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/health-risks-safety/radiation/radiological-nuclear-emergencies/how-canada-prepares.html

Sep 5, 2019 ...How Canada prepares for radiological and nuclear emergencies Canada prepares for radiological and nuclear emergencies to protect the public from immediate or delayed health effects due to exposure to uncontrolled sources of ionizing radiation, and to mitigate the impacts of a nuclear emergency on property and the environment. On this page: Federal Nuclear

Pest control products

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/topics/pest-control-products.html

Sep 5, 2019 ...Pest control products Information on pesticide use, recalls and alerts, problem reporting and standards. Also find technical information on assessing pesticide health risks. Services and information Pesticide recalls and safety alerts Access pesticide recalls and safety alerts. Report a pesticide problem Report a problem with a pesticide. Using pesticides

Update on the potential risk of pulmonary illness associated with vaping products

https://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/70939a-eng.php

Sep 10, 2019 ...Update on the potential risk of pulmonary illness associated with vaping products Report a Concern Starting date: September 6, 2019 Type of communication: Information Update Subcategory: Specialized Products Source of recall: Health Canada Issue: Disease, Important Safety Information Audience: General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals

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