Ethical Dilemmas

Examining ethical issues in environmental health practice is a NCCEH series intended to elicit discussion and perhaps debate. The scenarios presented are loosely based on real practice.

We invite you to review and comment on each of the scenarios below. Comments are posted in the language they are submitted in. If you have a suggestion for another ethical issue, please contact us.

Listeria monocytogenes (LM) in ready-to-eat foods

First Nations Drinking Water Policies

Health Inequities in First Nations Communities and Canada’s Response to the H1N1 Influenza Pandemic