“Chemical Reaction”--A Public Forum on Toxics, Women’s Health, and the Chemicals Management Plan

Ottawa, Ontario
February 23, 2010

7:00 p.m.
Fairmont Château Laurier Hotel, Tudor Room, First Floor, 1 Rideau Street

With thousands of chemicals in daily use in Canada, and 200 of them currently being more closely assessed by our federal government, what are the implications for women’s health?

A Free Public Event To Consider And Discuss The Issues

Panel Of Speakers:

  • A Clinical Perspective: Dr. John Molot, Environmental Health Clinic, Women’s College Hospital, Toronto
  • A Research Perspective: Prof. Miriam Diamond, Dept Of Geography, University Of Toronto
  • A Policy Perspective: Lisa Gue, Policy Analyst, David Suzuki Foundation

The Château Laurier is a wheelchair accessible hotel. An effort has been made to choose a venue where scented cleaning products are not used. Please refrain from wearing scented products in consideration of people attending who may have allergies to fragrances or have multiple chemical sensitivities.

For more information, contact nnewh1@yorku.ca or visit the NNEWH websites: http://www.nnewh.org or http://www.womenandwater.ca.