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Environment and health.

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Published by Congressional Quarterly Inc. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental health -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsCongressional Quarterly, inc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA566.3 .E58
      The Physical Object
      Pagination227 p. :
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4269074M
      ISBN 100871872242
      LC Control Number81015155
      OCLC/WorldCa7813872

      The "fragile" environment --Population --The tainting of our air --At risk: good water --The waste stream --Taking steps toward a healthier environment. Series Title: Wellness, a modern life-style library. Other Titles: Environment and health: Responsibility: Robert E. Kime.   This new book shows how to measure the success of all types of programs and projects involving environment initiatives, health related programs for employees and citizens, and various safety programs in all types of settings. It also explains how to report results by using a step-by-step approach.

      A Story of Health is written by health experts with content relevant to a wide audience, from clinicians to health advocates to policy makers. The stories are accessible to an educated lay audience with more technical sections for scientists and medical professionals who can access free continuing education credits through the e-book. Environmental Health and Safety is responsible for development, oversight, and management of environmental health and safety programs that protect the environment, provide safe and healthy conditions for work and study, and comply with applicable laws and regulations.

      The role of the Department of Public Health, Environmental and Social Determinants of Health (PHE) within the overall work of WHO is to promote a healthier environment, intensify primary prevention and influence public policies in all sectors so as to address the root causes of environmental and social threats to health. PHE develops and promotes preventive policies . The Environment, Health and Safety manual provides University employees with written health and safety policies and procedures for promoting a safe and healthy work environment. If any employee has questions regarding these policies, please contact Environment, Health and Safety at or by using the contact form. Table of Contents.


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