Archives For: 2015
Glyphosate, commonly known as Roundup, has been classified as Group 2A – probably carcinogenic to humans.
The Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control (ARCC) will hold their 4th annual conference May 24-25, 2015 at the Hotel Bonaventure in Montreal, Quebec. The aim of the ARCC conference is to connect researchers and decision-makers, using health economics, services, policy and ethics research to improve cancer control and the delivery of cancer …
Dr. Victoria Arrandale is leading a project on exposure to carcinogens in the mining industry. Photo courtesy of the Canadian Cancer Society.
World Cancer Day was held on February 4th, 2015. The British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS) and the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) both marked the day by calling for more attention and better prevention of work-related cancers.
Dr. Chun-Yip Hon has published a review of the literature in North America versus Europe, in the journal Safety and Health at Work.