Health Groups Support Cosmetic Pesticide Ban in Calgary

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Health Groups Support
Cosmetic Pesticide Ban in Calgary

The following organizations support a pesticides on private and public green spaces within the City of Calgary
based on the precautionary principal that harm to human health or the environment, precautionary measures should be taken even if some cause and effect relationships are not fully established scientifically. use of cosmetic pesticides has no countervailing health benefit and the potential for harm exists.

  • Canadian Cancer Society
  • Canadian Paediatric Society
  • Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment
  • Colleg & Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta
  • The Lung Association of Alberta
  • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (Prairie Region)
  • Learning Disabilities Association of Alberta
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