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In biology, poisons are substances that cause death, injury or harm to organs, usually by chemical reactions or other activity on the molecular scales, when an organism absorbs a sufficient quantity.

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Organizations relating to Poison

Indo-Pacific Association of Law, Medicine and Science / Petaling Jaya, Malaysia / Est. 1983
Eurosafe / Holmfirth, UK / Est. 1988
International Association of Prosecutors / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 1995
United Nations Global Programme Against Money Laundering, Proceeds of Crime and the Financing of Terrorism / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1997
International Association of Crime Analysts / Overland Park KS, USA / Est. 1990
Equipe de recherche internationale en sciences criminelles / Aix-en-Provence, France
Arab Interior Ministers' Council / Tunis, Tunisia / Est. 1982
European Anti-Fraud Office / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1999
Foundation for the Establishment of an International Criminal Court / Washington Depot CT, USA / Est. 1970
Topography of Terror Foundation / Berlin, Germany / Est. 1992
Forum Regional Security Committee / Suva, Fiji / Est. 1991
Prison Fellowship International / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1979
Piracy Reporting Centre, Kuala Lumpur / Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia / Est. 1992
Treaty for the Extradition of Criminals and for Protection Against Anarchism / Est. 1902
Asian Anti-Counterfeit Association / Est. 2004
International Scientific and Professional Advisory Council of the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme / Milan, Italy / Est. 1991
Maritime Analysis and Operations Centre - Narcotics / Est. 2007
Global Anti-Counterfeiting Group / London, UK / Est. 1998
Basel Action Network / Seattle WA, USA / Est. 1997
International Money Laundering Information Network / Vienna, Austria
European Association of Poisons Centres and Clinical Toxicologists / Pavia, Italy / Est. 1964
International Conference on Toxic Marine Phytoplankton
International Association of Bloodstain Pattern Analysts / Tucson AZ, USA / Est. 1983
Eastern and Southern African Anti-Money Laundering Group / Dar es Salaam, Tanzania UR / Est. 1999
Latin American Association of Environmental Mutagens, Carcinogens and Teratogens / Montevideo, Uruguay / Est. 1980

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World Problems relating to Poison

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Mercury as a pollutant
Ciguatera poisoning
Unsafe hazardous waste disposal
Environmental hazards of pesticides
Plutonium pollution
Toxic waste smuggling
Dioxin poisoning
Polychlorinated biphenyls as a health hazard
Arsenic poisoning
Toxic anti-fouling agents
Misuse of animals for toxicological experiments
Toxic metal pollutants
Pollution of sediments
Toxic substances
Bioaccumulation of toxic substances
Industrial waste water pollutants
Polluted drinking water
Toxic blue-green algae in drinking water
Soil pollution
Criminal offences against the environment
Lead poisoning in the home

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