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RECORD NUMBER: 14 OF 97

Main Title Environmental Justice and Community-Based Health Model Discussion and Recommendations Report.
CORP Author National Environmental Justice Advisory Council, Washington, DC.
Publisher Feb 2001
Year Published 2001
Report Number EPA/320/R-01/002;
Stock Number PB2006-108472
Subjects Interagency collaboration; Interagency cooperation; Health assessments; Socioeconomic factors; Cultural factors; Environmental health; Recommendations; Environmental justice; Community-based health models; Medically underserved communities; Community-based participatory research models
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Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
NTIS PB2006-108472 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 11/20/2006
Collation 94p
Abstract According to the 1997 Strategic Plan, the mission of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency EPA is to protect human health and to safeguard the natural environment-air, water, and land-upon which all life depends. Although the EPA has made significant progress in achieving healthier, sustainable environments, the Strategic Plan states that environmental programs during the past two decades may not always have benefited all communities or all populations equally. Many minority, low-income, and Native American communities have raised concerns that they suffer a disproportionate burden of health due to the sitting of multiple pollution sources in their communities. Environmental programs do not adequately address these disproportionate exposures to pesticides, lead or other toxic chemicals at home and on the job.
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