CAREX Canada

CAREX Canada (CARcinogen EXposure) is a multi-institution team of researchers and specialists with expertise in epidemiology, risk assessment, toxicology, geographic information systems, and knowledge mobilization. The purpose of CAREX Canada is to provide a body of knowledge about Canadians’ exposures to known and suspected carcinogens…

Spring e-Bulletin

View our Spring 2021 newsletter, featuring new interactive maps, a commentary on harmonizing occupational exposure limits in Canada, an upcoming webinar on pesticide exposure, and more…

Sun exposure in outdoor workers in Alberta

Our study shows that outdoor workers in Alberta may be at considerable risk of sun exposure in the summer months. …

Reducing workplace exposure to antineoplastic agents

Resources on reducing exposure to antineoplastic agents at work include a compendium of policy levers, a prevention framework, and more…

eWORK is a set of tools developed by our occupational exposures team that allow users to conduct custom queries of the CAREX results database. Two versions of eWORK are available: eWORK Excel and eWORK Online.

CAREX Canada’s package summaries are a useful guide for those looking to better understand – and reduce or eliminate – the known or suspected carcinogens that Canadians are exposed to in workplace and community environments.

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The CAREX Canada team offers two regular newsletters: the biannual e-Bulletin summarizing information on upcoming webinars, new publications, and updates to estimates and tools; and the monthly Carcinogens in the News, a digest of media articles, government reports, and academic literature related to the carcinogens we’ve classified as important for surveillance in Canada. Sign up for one or both of these newsletters below.

CAREX Canada

Faculty of Health Sciences

Simon Fraser University
Harbour Centre Campus
2602 - 515 West Hastings St
Vancouver, BC  V6B 5K3
CANADA

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