Environmental Health Association 
of Nova Scotia
formerly Nova Scotia Allergy and Environmental Health Association



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Greenwashing Uranium: Nuclear energy is not green energy

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EHANS at World Urban Forum 4

Scent-free buildings earn Green LEED Credits

Karen Robinson named Eco-hero

Protect NS citizens from pesticides now, coalition says

Triclosan + tap water = chloroform

Book Review: Cancer 101 Solutions to a Preventable Epidemic

Children especially vulnerable to chemical exposures: WHO

Air Fresheners Create Indoor Smog

Hot Topics
Children's Health
About EI & MCS
Indoor Air Quality
Food & Diet
Heavy Metals

Quotable Quote: 
"Every truth passes through three stages before it is recognized.  In the first, it is ridiculed. In the second, it is op- posed. In the third, it is regarded as self evident."  -----Schopenhauer


Information about environmental illness, multiple chemical sensitivity and less toxic living.The Environmental Health Association of Nova Scotia is a volunteer, non-profit organization founded in 1985.

Current Articles

Health Impacts of Fracking:
Submission to Review of Hydraulic Fracturing for Shale Gas in Nova Scotia

Cancer, genetic defects are uranium’s legacy An interview with Dr. David Maxwell

Invisible Illnesses Need to be Counted

Smoke-free Rental Units Coming Soon?

Unlabeled toxic chemicals in common household products

Nine Facts You Need to Know about Uranium Mining

Change your laundry habits…Chemical fabric softeners and your health

Leave uranium in the ground: Citizens want complete ban

Radon: Invisible health threat in the home

Antibacterial Soaps: No health benefits, and risky to boot

Three Winter Tips for a Healthy Home

Court finds Wood Smoke Hazardous to Health

One Chance to Develop a Brain: Neurotoxic chemicals and children’s health

The hidden health risks of air fresheners

Accommodating the environmentally sensitive protects everyone



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