Environmental health

Information about environmental factors affecting your health such as sun exposure, air quality, pests and pesticides, as well as safety tips for home and garden.

Home and garden

Information on staying safe at home and in the garden, including testing for radon, reducing humidity, moisture and mould, using household chemicals safely and avoiding poison ivy.

Air quality

Information about air quality, including road traffic and air pollution, chemicals, asbestos and the Air Quality Health Index tool.

Pests and pesticides

Information about pesticide safety and how to deal with common household pests.

Sun safety

Information about the harmful effects of extreme heat and ultraviolet (UV) radiation, including skin cancer, as well as first aid tips for sunburn and heat illness.

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