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Environmental Contaminants and Human Health in the Canadian Arctic

2010

Donaldson, S.G., Van Oostdam, J., Tikonov, C., Feeley, M., Armstrong, B., Ayotte, P., Boucher, O., Bowers, W., Chan, L., Dallaire, F., Dallaire, R., Dewailly, E., Edwards, J., Egeland, G.M., Fontaine, J., Furgal, C., Leech, T., E. Loring, Muckle, G., Nanc

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This review article provides data on changes in human contaminant concentrations and exposure among Canadian Arctic peoples, identifies new contaminants of concern, discusses possible health effects, outlines risk communication about contaminants in country food, and identifies knowledge gaps for future research and monitoring.

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Environmental Contaminants and Human Health in the Canadian Arctic.

Donaldson, S.G., Van Oostdam, J., Tikonov, C., Feeley, M., Armstrong, B., Ayotte, P., Boucher, O., Bowers, W., Chan, L., Dallaire, F., Dallaire, R., Dewailly, E., Edwards, J., Egeland, G.M., Fontaine, J., Furgal, C., Leech, T., E. Loring, Muckle, G., Nancarrow, T., et al. (2010). Environmental contaminants and human health in the Canadian Arctic. Science of the Total Environment, 408(22), 5165-5234.

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