Toxin Toxout | RESOURCES


Groups to Access Online:

Breast Cancer Fund

Broadbent Institute

Campaign for Safe Cosmetics

Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment

Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation

Canadian Organic Growers

Center for Environmental Health

Clean Production Action

Ecology Center

Environmental Defence Canada

Environmental Working Group

Natural Resources Defense Council

Organic Center

Organic Monitor

Organic Trade Association


Databases and Other Online Resources:

Canada. Government of Canada’s Chemicals Management Plan. Everything you wanted to know about the regulation of synthetic chemicals in Canada.

Ecology Center Healthy Car Report. See how your car checks out, and use this report as a guide when purchasing new cars:

Environmental Defence. Download the pocket shop­ping guide for an easy-to-use handbook of chemicals to avoid:

Environmental Health News Service. Keep up to date on environmental health (and more) with this daily listing of media clippings covering many issues, as well as updates on scientific research:

Environmental Working Group Food News. Check out their Clean 15 and Dirty Dozen Guides:

Environmental Working Group Skin Deep Cosmetics Database. Search for your favourite products here to see how they rate and check out the database of the safest cosmetics and personal-care products:

NSF International Product and Service Listings Database. Gives product and certification information about various types of drinking water treatment units