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This guideline describes best practices for conducting a biosecurity risk assessment in an organization where human or animal pathogens, toxins, or other regulated infectious material are handled or stored. The biosecurity risks associated with the handling and storing of pathogens and toxins can be minimized through the application of appropriate mitigation measures identified through the risk assessment process.

Last Updated: Feb. 11, 2019
Date Published: Jul. 1, 2018
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Pathogen and Toxin Licence holders, pathogens, toxic licence, Biological Safety Officers. Biosafety, Personnel in regulated facilities, regulated facilities, biosecurity, Threat environment, biosecuirity
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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
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This guidance document Federal Contaminated Site Risk Assessment in Canada: Supplemental Guidance on Human Health Risk Assessment of Air Quality, Version 2.0 was prepared to provide guidance for custodial departments.

Last Updated: Oct. 31, 2022
Date Published: Oct. 28, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  air quality, federal contaminated site, risk assessment, human-health risk assessment, supplemental guidance
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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
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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
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In Canada, facilities where Risk Group 2, 3, and 4 human pathogens or toxins are handled and stored are regulated by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) under the Human Pathogens and Toxins Act (HPTA) and the Human Pathogens and Toxins Regulations (HPTR). The importation of animal pathogens, infected animals, animal products or by-products (e.g., tissue, serum), or other substances that may carry an animal pathogen or parts thereof (e.g., toxin) are regulated by the PHAC or the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) under the Health of Animals Act (HAA) and Health of Animals Regulations (HAR).

Last Updated: Feb. 11, 2019
Date Published: May 1, 2018
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Risk, analysis, assessment, Pathogen, Risk Assessment, guideline, Evidence-based, quantitative, qualitative
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Learn about chemical substance risk assessments under the Chemicals Management Plan.

Last Updated: Jan. 6, 2021
Date Published: Jan. 21, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Chemicals Management Plan, chemicals, chemical substance, risk assessments.
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Aggregate exposure and risk assessments involve the analysis of exposure to a single chemical by multiple pathways and routes of exposure. The pathways of exposure considered in this general principles document include the potential for pesticide residues in food and drinking water, as well as residues from pesticide use in residential, non-occupational environments.

Last Updated: Jul. 30, 2021
Date Published: Nov. 16, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  PMRA, sciencep policy note, performing aggregate exposure and risk assessments m, performing aggregate exposure and risk assessments
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The following policy document is intended to provide guidance and information to PMRA personnel and decision-makers, and to the public. As a guidance document, the policy in this document describes the process used by PMRA scientists in dietary risk assessments.

Last Updated: Jul. 30, 2021
Date Published: Nov. 17, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  PMRA, science policy note, refining anticipated residue estimates, acute dietary, dietary risk assessments, probabilistic risk assessment
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This document provides generic guidance on the need for conducting a human health risk assessment (HHRA) in federal assessments of proposed major resource and infrastructure projects in Canada. It presents the principles, current practices and basic information Health Canada looks for when it reviews the impact statement or other reports submitted by project proponents as part of the assessment process.

Last Updated: Nov. 23, 2021
Date Published: Sep. 24, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  federal environmental assessment, human health-risk asseeement, evaluating health impacts, environmental impact statement
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