Exposure study : evaluation of environmental contaminant exposure in children (under 15) in Flin Flon, Manitoba and Creighton, Saskatchewan (eBook, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Exposure study : evaluation of environmental contaminant exposure in children (under 15) in Flin Flon, Manitoba and Creighton, Saskatchewan

Author: Intrinsik Environmental Sciences, Inc.; Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Company.
Publisher: [Mississauga, Ont.] : [Intrinsik Environmental Sciences Inc.], [2010]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Intrinsik Environmental Sciences, Inc.; Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Company.
OCLC Number: 695534800
Description: 1 online resource (69 pages + appendices : illustrations, maps
Contents: General public summary --
Overview --
1.0. Study rationale and objectives: 1.1. What is an evaluation of exposure?; 1.2. Rationale: why conduct this evaluation of exposure?; 1.3. Objectives: what questions did the study answer? --
2.0. Overall study approach and methods: 2.1. Overall approach; 2.2. Sampling and Recruitment; 2.3. Household survey methods; 2.4. Biological sample collection methods; 2.5. Biological sample analytic methods; 2.6. Statistical analyses; 2.7. Follow-up and referrals; 2.8. Creatinine adjustments --
3.0. Characteristics of sample --
4.0. Current levels of internal exposure: 4.1. Lead exposure; 4.2. Arsenic exposure; 4.3. Inorganic mercury exposure --
5.0. Comparison of exposure levels: 5.1. Comparison of blood lead levels; 5.2. Comparison of total and inorganic urinary arsenic levels; 5.3. Comparison of inorganic urinary mercury levels --
6.0. Potential health risks associated with exposure levels: 6.1. Potential health risks associated with blood lead levels; 6.2. Potential health risks associated with urinary arsenic levels; 6.3. Potential health risks associated with urinary inorganic mercury levels --
7.0. Factors associated with exposure levels: 7.1. Personal factors associated with blood lead levels; 7.2. Personal factors associated with urinary inorganic arsenic levels; 7.3. Personal factors associated with urinary total arsenic levels; 7.4. Personal factors associated with inorganic mercury levels. 9.0. Summary and conclusions: 9.1. What is the current level of internal exposure to lead, arsenic, and inorganic mercury in the child population residing in the Flin Flon Area?; 9.2. Do Flin Flon Area child residents have higher lead, arsenic, and/or inorganic mercury levels than residents living in other parts of Canada?; 9.3. Based upon the current scientific literature, what are the health risks from the levels of lead in blood, and arsenic and inorganic mercury in urine found in children in the Flin Flon Area?; 9.4. What personal factors are associated with the level of measured internal exposure of children in Flin Flon Area? --
References.
Other Titles: Flin Flon soils study : an assessment of exposure and human health risks in the Flin Flon area
Evaluation of environmental contaminant exposure among children in Flin Flon and Creighton
Responsibility: Intrinsik [and others] ; prepared for Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Co., Limited.

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