Dioxin

Dioxin

Dioxins and furans

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Health Canada
Publisher: 
Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2001, 2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Defines dioxins and furans, describes how they are produced, and the negative health effects they cause. Highlights how individuals can reduce their risks to exposure.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0662358937
Notes: 
Series: It's Your Health

Toxins & tampons

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Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Rachel Thompson
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses the possible dangers of tampon use, including the risk of cuts from fibres, the toxic ingredients present in tampons, the risk of Toxic Shock Syndrome. Offers information on alternative menstrual products.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039
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