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Environmental health sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the environment and its effect on human health, including the effects of air pollution, water pollution, hazardous chemicals, food hazards, radiation hazards, biological agents, household hazards, such as radon, asbestos, carbon monoxide, and mold, and information about associated diseases and disorders, including cancer, allergies, respiratory problems, and skin disorders; along with information about environmental concerns for specific populations, a glossary of related terms, and resources for further help and information

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120546

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1065490

Detroit, MI: Omnigraphics , 2015. 4th ed. (Ebook)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Provides basic consumer health information about the health effects of environmental hazards and diseases linked to environmental causes, with facts about the impact on specific populations. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources. ; Table of contents: ; Part I Understanding …
Title
Environmental health sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the environment and its effect on human health, including the effects of air pollution, water pollution, hazardous chemicals, food hazards, radiation hazards, biological agents, household hazards, such as radon, asbestos, carbon monoxide, and mold, and information about associated diseases and disorders, including cancer, allergies, respiratory problems, and skin disorders; along with information about environmental concerns for specific populations, a glossary of related terms, and resources for further help and information
Alternate Title
Environmental health sourcebook
Editor
Jones, Keith
Edition
4th ed.
Place
Detroit, MI
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2015
Series
Health reference series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Environmental Health
Environmental Pollution - adverse effects
Environmental Pollutants - toxicity
Environmental Pollutants - adverse effects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Popular Works
Abstract
Provides basic consumer health information about the health effects of environmental hazards and diseases linked to environmental causes, with facts about the impact on specific populations. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.
Table of contents:
Part I Understanding the Health Effects of Environmental Hazards -- Part II Health Concerns and Their Environmental Triggers -- Part III Outdoor Environmental Hazards -- Part IV Household and Indoor Environmental Hazards -- Part V Foodborne Hazards -- Part VI Consumer Products and Medical Hazards -- Part VII Additional Help and Information.
ISBN
9780780813984
9780780813519
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1065490
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Audience
Patient or Public
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Painting, firefighting and shiftwork

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19791

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol98/index.php

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol98/mono98.pdf

International Agency for Research on Cancer, World Health Organization. Geneva: WHO Press , 2010. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
QZ202 I585 2010 v.98
Title
Painting, firefighting and shiftwork
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
World Health Organization
Place
Geneva
Publisher
WHO Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
viii, 804 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series
IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans 98
Subjects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Circadian Rhythm
Fires
Occupational Exposure
Neoplasms - etiology
Paint - adverse effects
Work Schedule Tolerance
ISBN
9789283212980
ISSN
1017-1606
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol98/index.php
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol98/mono98.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 I585 2010 v.98
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Complex mixtures and cancer risk

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog2365
International Agency for Research on Cancer. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1990. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 C737 1990 v.104
Title
Complex mixtures and cancer risk
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Editor
Vainio, H
Sorsa, M.
McMichael, A.J
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1990
Series
IARC scientific publications 104
Subjects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Carcinogenicity Tests
Neoplasms - etiology
ISBN
9283221044
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 C737 1990 v.104
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Mycotoxins, endemic nephropathy and urinary tract tumours

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog2094
International Agency for Research on Cancer. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1991. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WJ358 M995 1991
Title
Mycotoxins, endemic nephropathy and urinary tract tumours
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Editor
Castegnaro, M
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1991
Series
IARC scientific publications 115
Subjects
Mycotoxins
Balkan Nephropathy
Urogenital Neoplasms
Food Contamination
Carcinogens, Environmental
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WJ358 M995 1991
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Carcinogens and mutagens in the environment

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog2395
Boca Raton, Fl.: CRC Press, Inc. , 1982-85. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 C266 1982-85
Title
Carcinogens and mutagens in the environment
Editor
Stich, Hans F
Place
Boca Raton, Fl.
Publisher
CRC Press, Inc.
Year Published
1982-85
Subjects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Mutagens
Food - adverse effects
Occupational Diseases
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 C266 1982-85
v.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
v.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
v.3 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
v.5 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Carbon black, titanium dioxide, and talc

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19547

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol93/index.php

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol93/mono93.pdf

International Agency for Research on Cancer, World Health Organization. Geneva: WHO Press , 2010. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
QZ202 I585 2010 v. 93
Title
Carbon black, titanium dioxide, and talc
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
World Health Organization
Place
Geneva
Publisher
WHO Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
viii, 452 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series
IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans 93
Subjects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Inhalation Exposure - adverse effects
Lung Neoplasms - chemically induced
Soot - toxicity
Talc - toxicity
Titanium - toxicity
ISBN
9789283212935
ISSN
1017-1606
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol93/index.php
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol93/mono93.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 I585 2010 v. 93
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Butadiene and styrene : assessment of health hazards

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog6270
Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1993. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 B983 1993
Title
Butadiene and styrene : assessment of health hazards
Editor
Sorsa, M.
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1993
Series
IARC scientific publications 127
Subjects
Butadienes - adverse effects
Styrenes - adverse effects
Carcinogens, Environmental
ISBN
9283221273
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 B983 1993
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Polychlorinated dibenzo-para-dioxins and polychlorinated dibenzofurans

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8183

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol69/index.php

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol69/mono69.pdf

International Agency for Research on Cancer. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1997. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
QZ202 I585 1997 v.69
Title
Polychlorinated dibenzo-para-dioxins and polychlorinated dibenzofurans
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1997
Series
IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans 69
Subjects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Polychlorinated Biphenyls - adverse effects
Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans - adverse effects
ISBN
928321269X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol69/index.php
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol69/mono69.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 I585 1997 v.69
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Human cancer : epidemiology and environmental causes

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog9212
Higginson, John, Muir, Calum S, Munoz, Nubia. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press , 1992. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 H637 1992
Title
Human cancer : epidemiology and environmental causes
Author
Higginson, John
Muir, Calum S
Munoz, Nubia
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Year Published
1992
Subjects
Neoplasms - etiology
Environmental Exposure
Carcinogens, Environmental
Occupational Diseases
ISBN
521412889
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 H637 1992
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Environmental carcinogens : methods of analysis and exposure measurement volume 11 : polychlorinated dioxins and dibenzofurans

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog818
International Agency for Research on Cancer. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1991. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 E67 1991
Title
Environmental carcinogens : methods of analysis and exposure measurement volume 11 : polychlorinated dioxins and dibenzofurans
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Editor
Rappe, C
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1991
Series
IARC scientific publications 108
Subjects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Polychlorobiphenyl Compounds
Dioxins
ISBN
9283221087
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 E67 1991
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Environmental carcinogens : methods of analysis and exposure measurement Volume 10 - Benzene and alkylated benzenes

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog5588
International Agency for Research on Cancer. Lyon: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1988. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 E57 1988
Title
Environmental carcinogens : methods of analysis and exposure measurement Volume 10 - Benzene and alkylated benzenes
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Editor
Fishbein, Lawrence
O'Neill, I.K
Place
Lyon
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1988
Series
IARC scientific publications 85
Subjects
Benzene - adverse effects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Toluene - adverse effects
Xylenes - adverse effects
ISBN
9283211855
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 E57 1988
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Fluoridation and cancer : an analysis of Canadian drinking water fluoridation and cancer mortality data

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15019
Ottawa: National Health and Welfare , 1977. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 F646 1978
Title
Fluoridation and cancer : an analysis of Canadian drinking water fluoridation and cancer mortality data
Place
Ottawa
Publisher
National Health and Welfare
Year Published
1977
Subjects
Fluoridation
Carcinogens, Environmental
Neoplasms - mortality - Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 F646 1978
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Chlorine, human health and the environment : the breast cancer warning

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog567
Thornton, Joe. Washington, D.C.: Greenpeace , 1993. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 T513 1993
Title
Chlorine, human health and the environment : the breast cancer warning
Author
Thornton, Joe
Place
Washington, D.C.
Publisher
Greenpeace
Year Published
1993
Subjects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Breast Neoplasms - chemically induced
Chlorine - adverse effects
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 T513 1993
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Beryllium, cadmium, mercury, and exposures in the glass manufacturing industry

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog6097

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol58/index.php

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol58/mono58.pdf

International Agency for Research on Cancer. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1993. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
QZ202 I585 1993 v.58
Title
Beryllium, cadmium, mercury, and exposures in the glass manufacturing industry
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1993
Series
IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans 58
Subjects
Beryllium - adverse effects
Cadmium - adverse effects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Mercury - adverse effects
ISBN
9283212584
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol58/index.php
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol58/mono58.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 I585 1993 v.58
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Living downstream : an ecologist looks at cancer and the environment

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog6579
Steingraber, Sandra. Don Mills, ON: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc. , 1997. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ202 S819 1997
Title
Living downstream : an ecologist looks at cancer and the environment
Author
Steingraber, Sandra
Place
Don Mills, ON
Publisher
Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc.
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
xvi, 357 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Neoplasms - etiology
ISBN
0201483033
0375700994
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ202 S819 1997
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Cadmium in the human environment : toxicity and carcinogenicity

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8343
Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1992. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 C124 1992
Title
Cadmium in the human environment : toxicity and carcinogenicity
Editor
Nordberg, G. F
Herber, R.F.M
Alessio, L
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1992
Series
IARC scientific publications 118
Subjects
Cadmium - adverse effects
Carcinogens, Environmental
ISBN
9283221184
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 C124 1992
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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NTP technical report on the toxicology and carcinogenesis studies of sodium fluoride in F344/N rats and B6C3F1 mice : (drinking water studies)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8421
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Public Health Service. Springfield, Va.: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Public Health Service , 1990. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 U60 1990
Title
NTP technical report on the toxicology and carcinogenesis studies of sodium fluoride in F344/N rats and B6C3F1 mice : (drinking water studies)
Corporate Author
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Public Health Service
Place
Springfield, Va.
Publisher
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Public Health Service
Year Published
1990
Subjects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Neoplasms - chemically induced
Water Pollutants
Sodium Fluoride
Fluoridation
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 U60 1990
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Living downstream : an ecologist's personal investigation of cancer and the environment

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19937
Steingraber, Sandra. Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press , 2010. 2nd ed. (Book) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ202 S819 2010
Title
Living downstream : an ecologist's personal investigation of cancer and the environment
Author
Steingraber, Sandra
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Cambridge, MA
Publisher
Da Capo Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
xxvi, 414 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Neoplasms - etiology
Neoplasms - epidemiology
Environmental Pollutants - toxicity
ISBN
9780306818691
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ202 S819 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Environmental carcinogens : methods of analysis and exposure measurement : volume 12 : indoor air

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog5181
Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1993. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 E67i 1993
Title
Environmental carcinogens : methods of analysis and exposure measurement : volume 12 : indoor air
Editor
Siefert, B
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1993
Series
IARC scientific publications 109
Subjects
Carcinogens, Environmental
Air Pollution, Indoor
ISBN
9283221095
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 E67i 1993
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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