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Environmental Health

British Columbia Specific Information

Whether you are inside your home or outside enjoying recreational activities, you need to be aware of factors that can affect your health. To learn more about topics such as indoor air quality, water safety, sun safety and bug bites, see our HealthLinkBC Files Environment Category web page.

Learn about environmental health

Harmful substances in the environment—such as radon, lead, and pesticides—can make you sick. Our environmental health topics can help you learn more about these hazards so you can ensure that the places you live, work, and play are safe for you and your family.