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Federal

Learn about the health effects of lead and how to reduce your exposure if it is present in your drinking water.

Last Updated: Oct. 7, 2020
Date Published: Aug. 6, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Water Talk, drinking water, Lead
Federal

Learn about the health effects of manganese and how to reduce your exposure if it is present in your drinking water.

Last Updated: Oct. 7, 2020
Date Published: Jan. 14, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Water Talk, drinking water, Manganese.
Federal

Learn about the health effects of strontium and how to reduce your exposure if it is present in your drinking water.

Last Updated: Oct. 7, 2020
Date Published: Aug. 6, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Water Talk, drinking water, Strontium
Federal

Learn about the health effects of uranium and how to reduce your exposure if uranium is present at high levels in your drinking water.

Last Updated: Oct. 7, 2020
Date Published: Aug. 6, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Water Talk, drinking water, Uranium
Federal

Learn about the health effects of enteric viruses and how to reduce your exposure from your drinking water.

Last Updated: Oct. 7, 2020
Date Published: Jan. 30, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Water Talk, drinking water, Enteric viruses.
Federal

Health Canada has developed a guideline value for chloramines in drinking water to protect the health of Canadians. Learn about what it means to have chloramines in your drinking water.

Last Updated: Oct. 7, 2020
Date Published: Feb. 7, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Water Talk, drinking water, Chloramines.
Federal

Perfluoroalkylated substances (PFAS) are synthetic chemicals. Short-term exposure to PFAS in drinking water at levels slightly higher than the maximum acceptable concentrations (MAC) or screening values, below, is not expected to result in health effects as these values are based on a lifetime of exposure to the substance.

Last Updated: Oct. 7, 2020
Date Published: Aug. 6, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Water Talk, drinking water, Perfluoroalkylated substances.
Federal

Through its treatment and distribution, drinking water comes into contact with many products and materials that can have an impact on its quality. Health Canada works with national and international standard-setting organizations to develop health-based standards for materials that come into contact with drinking water.

Last Updated: Mar. 2, 2021
Date Published: Nov. 27, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  drinking water, drinking water quality, products and materials, treatment and distribution, national and international standard-setting organizations, health-based standards
Federal

In Canada, we are fortunate to have access to drinking water that is generally of very high quality. That said, no naturally-occurring water is 100% pure. Water picks up minerals and contaminants found in the soil or deposited from the air. It is disinfected to kill harmful bacteria and other microorganisms.

Last Updated: Oct. 7, 2020
Date Published: May 4, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  drinking water supplies, potable water, health
Federal

Safe drinking water is everybody's business. Managing drinking water supplies properly, from the source water to the consumer's tap, takes a great deal of knowledge and coordination among multiple stakeholders--from governments and businesses, to individuals like you and me.

Last Updated: Oct. 7, 2020
Date Published: Mar. 12, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Water, water quality, drinking water, potable water
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