Call for Researchers: Crowd Sourcing for Negative Health Impacts from Airport Pollution

Are you good at Google searches? Do you want to preserve the health of our waterfront? If you answered yes, then we need you!

Citizens for a Healthy Toronto Waterfront is crowd sourcing for facts that show negative health impacts related to airport pollution. This information will be posted to our website and be given to Councillors. All contributors will be acknowledged, because Citizens for a Healthy Toronto Waterfront is fundamentally inspired and supported by the power of citizen collaboration.

We are looking for articles or studies that demonstrate that air, water or noise pollution, and safety issues related to airports, can harm the health of people, environment and wildlife. Here are two examples of what you can submit to

  1. Aircraft noise can interfere with children’s reading, motivation, language and speech acquisition, and memory
  2. Jet fuel exhaust can cause heart, lung and cancer risks, clots and inflammation, genetic disruption, hormonal imbalance, reproductive abnormalities, and lower IQ in children