Title: 
Child Health and the Environment - A Primer
Resource Type: 
Book
Content: 
Publication Date: 
September 15, 2005
Abstract: 

Full-colour introduction to a large and important field. Specific focus on chemical and toxic exposures. Explains why children are more vulnerable to contaminants than adults; the major health effects of concern to children in Canada; the toxic exposures of greatest concern; what is being done internationally and in Canada; and practical childproofing actions that people can take to protect their children. French translation is in preparation.

Authors: 
Canadian Partnership for Children's Health and Environment
Image: 
Child Health and the Environment - A Primer (125 pp)
Extra Comments: 

Download Primer in PDF - 2.6 MB

Number of Pages: 
125
Geographic Focus: 
Regional/Prov/Territory
National/Federal