Nature of Environmental Health Hazards

Annalee Yassi, Tord Kjellström, Theo de Kok and Tee L. Guidotti

in Basic Environmental Health

Published in print May 2001 | ISBN: 9780195135589
Published online September 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199864102 | DOI:
Nature of Environmental Health Hazards

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This chapter describes the nature of environmental health hazards. Topics discussed include hazards and risk, biological hazards, chemical hazards, physical hazards, and mechanical hazards.

Keywords: environmental health; environmental quality; chemical hazards; hazards and risk; physical hazards; mechanical hazards

Chapter.  23522 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology

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