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This document provides generic guidance on predicting health risks related to levels and/or types of sound predicted in federal environmental assessments (EAs) of proposed major resource and infrastructure projects. It presents the principles, current practices and basic information Health Canada looks for when it reviews the environmental impact statement or other reports submitted by project proponents as part of the EA process.

Last Updated: Nov. 24, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 27, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  federal environmental assessment, impacts of noise, evaluating health impacts, environmental impact statement
Federal

This document provides generic guidance on predicting health risks of ionizing radiation in federal environmental assessments (EAs) of proposed major resource and infrastructure projects. It presents the principles, current practices and basic information Health Canada looks for when it reviews the environmental impact statement or other reports submitted by project proponents as part of the EA process.

Last Updated: Nov. 24, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 3, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  federal environmental assessment, radiological impacts, health-risks of ionizing-radiation, evaluating health impacts, environmental impact statement
Federal

This document provides generic guidance on predicting health risks of water quality in federal environmental assessments (EAs) of proposed major resource and infrastructure projects. It presents the principles, current practices and basic information Health Canada looks for when it reviews the environmental impact statement or other reports submitted by project proponents as part of the EA process.

Last Updated: Nov. 24, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 27, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  federal environmental assessment, water quality impacts, health-risks of water-quality, evaluating health impacts, environmental impact statement
Federal

This document provides generic guidance on predicting health risks of air quality in federal environmental assessments (EAs) of proposed major resource and infrastructure projects. It presents the principles, current practices and basic information Health Canada looks for when it reviews the environmental impact statement or other reports submitted by project proponents as part of the EA process.

Last Updated: Nov. 23, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 27, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  federal environmental assessment, health-risks of air-quality, air quality, evaluating health impacts, environmental impact statement
Federal

This document provides generic guidance on predicting health risks associated with contamination of country foods, such as fruit, fish, seafood and game in federal environmental assessments (EAs) of proposed major resource and infrastructure projects. It presents the principles, current practices and basic information Health Canada (HC) looks for when it reviews the environmental impact statement or other reports submitted by project proponents as part of the EA process.

Last Updated: Nov. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jan. 16, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  federal environmental assessment, country foods, health-risks of country-foods, evaluating health impacts, environmental impact statement
Federal

This guidance document Federal Contaminated Site Risk Assessment in Canada Supplemental Guidance: Checklist for Peer Review of Detailed Human Health Risk Assessments (HHRA) was prepared to provide guidance for custodial departments.

Last Updated: Nov. 23, 2021
Date Published: May 18, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  federal contaminated site, risk assessment, supplemental guidance, human health risk assessments, HHRA
Federal

Health Canada has completed a detailed risk assessment entitled "Human Health Risk Assessment for Coarse Particulate Matter", a stand-alone piece focusing on the potential health impacts of coarse particulate matter (PM10-2.5).

Last Updated: Mar. 1, 2021
Date Published: Dec. 28, 2016
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Human Health Risk Assessment for Coarse Particulate Matter, health risk assessment, health impacts of coarse particles
Federal

This guidance document was prepared to provide guidance for federal departments. It addresses complex contaminated sites and those sites for which a preliminary quantitative risk assessment (PQRA) is considered too conservative or not adequate to support a risk management plan.

Last Updated: Nov. 23, 2021
Date Published: Aug. 9, 2012
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Guidance documents, contaminated sites, assessment of contaminated-sites, assessments of health-risks, human health-risks, environmental health, workplace health, remediation of contaminated-sites, risk-assessment for chemicals
Federal

This Human Health Risk Assessment for Ambient Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) is a comprehensive review of the most relevant health- and exposure-related science for this air pollutant, prepared by the Air Quality Assessment Section of Health Canada.

Last Updated: Dec. 2, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 23, 2016
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  human-health risk assessment, ambient nitrogen dioxide, NO2, health-exposure related science, air pollutant
Federal

Health Canada completed the Human Health Risk Assessment for Gasoline Exhaust, a comprehensive review and analysis of the potential adverse health effects associated with gasoline fuel use in Canada.

Last Updated: Mar. 1, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 5, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Human Health Risk Assessment for Gasoline Exhaust, adverse health effects of gasoline fuel use
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