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In an emergency situation, the indoor air quality in your home may appear to be the least of your problems. However, failure to remove standing water or water damaged materials can present serious long-term health risks.

Last Updated: Nov. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jan. 10, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Flood cleanup, indoor air quality, remove standing water, remove water-damaged materials, long-term health risks
Federal

After a flood, it's important to quickly restore your home to good order to protect your health and prevent further damage. Standing water and wet materials may carry viruses, and will allow bacteria, and mould to grow which can present serious health risks.

Last Updated: Oct. 31, 2022
Date Published: May 18, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  flood cleanup, indoor air quality, protect your health, prevent further damage, house and belongings
Federal

Poor indoor air quality can affect your health. Learn about the causes of poor indoor air quality, such as indoor activities and sources, dampness and poor ventilation.

Last Updated: Oct. 5, 2020
Date Published: Oct. 23, 2016
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Poor indoor air quality, health, indoor activities, dampness, poor ventilation
Federal

The health effects of toluene depend on the level to which you are exposed, for how long you are exposed, and your own personal sensitivity to the chemical.

Last Updated: Aug. 30, 2022
Date Published: May 18, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Toluene, Toluene in indoor-air, health-effects of toluene, exposed, personal-sensitivity to chemicals
Federal

o CSE’s Top 10 Security Actions
o The Dangers of Free Dynamic DNS
o Using a Blackberry as a Hotspot
o Cyber Security Considerations for Management
o Hardware Security Modules
o Windows 7 Hardening Guide
o Measures to Protect Your Network

Last Updated: Nov. 1, 2018
Date Published: Mar. 2, 2015
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF
Keywords:  Cyber Security, Cyber Threats
Federal

Air contaminants are pollutants that are present in the air and can put your health at risk. Learn about the different indoor air contaminants.

Last Updated: Oct. 5, 2020
Date Published: Oct. 15, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Indoor air contaminants, pollutants in the air, health at risk.
Federal

o Instant Messaging Security Risks
o Spotting Malicious Emails
o GC CIRT Pointer: Exploit Kits
o Securing your GC SECRET Network
o Sharing Information across Different Security Domains
o VoIP for GC Departments
o TBS Corner: Web 2.0 and the GC
o Application-Based Firewalls

Last Updated: Nov. 1, 2018
Date Published: Aug. 1, 2014
Organization: Communications Security Establishment Canada
Formats: PDF
Keywords:  Cyber Security, Cyber Threats
Federal

The Residential Indoor Air Quality Guidelines summarize the health risks of specific indoor pollutants. The guidelines recommend exposure limits for contaminants that affect indoor air quality.

Last Updated: Oct. 5, 2020
Date Published: Feb. 5, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Residential Indoor Air Quality, guidelines, health risks, indoor pollutants, exposure limits for contaminants, indoor air quality.
Federal

Find out if testing indoor air quality is necessary when you think there might be contaminants in the air.

Last Updated: Oct. 5, 2020
Date Published: Aug. 23, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Testing, indoor air quality, contaminants in the air
Federal

Find out how to imporve indoor air quality

Last Updated: Oct. 5, 2020
Date Published: Nov. 22, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Improve indoor air quality, health
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