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Main Title Handbook of environmental risk assessment and management /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Calow, Peter.
Publisher Blackwell Science,
Year Published 1998
OCLC Number 36566086
ISBN 0632047720; 9780632047727; 0865427321; 9780865427327
Subjects Environmental risk assessment--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Environmental management--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Milieutoxicologie ; Risicoanalyse ; Afvalverwerking ; Milieubeheer ; Waterverontreiniging ; Bioaccumulatie ; Gestion de l'environnement ; Gestion du risque ; Environnement--âEvaluation du risque ; Environnement--Amâenagement--Manuels d'enseignement
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKCM  GE145.H36 1998 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 05/26/2015
Collation x, 590 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Environmental risk assessment and management : the whats, whys and hows? / Peter Calow -- Assessing risks to human health from chemicals in the environment / Susan P. Felter, Michael L. Dourson and Jacqueline Patterson -- Assessing risks to ecological systems from chemicals / Jerry C. Smrchek and Maurice G. Zeeman -- Evaluation of the likelihood of major accidents in industrial processes / John H. Gould -- Assessing risks to ecosystems and human health from genetically modified organisms / Ramon J. Seidler, Lidia S. Watrud and S. Elizabeth George -- Assessing risks to ecological systems from biological introductions (excluding genetically modified organisms) / Daniel Simberloff and Martin Alexander -- Retrospective assessment, ecoepidemiology and ecological monitoring / Glenn W. Suter II -- Epidemiology and environmental risk assessment / Joseph V. Rodricks and Thomas A. Burke -- Application of risk assessment in policy and legislation in the European Union and in the United Kingdom / Norman J. King -- Application of risk assessment in policy and legislation in North America / Randall S. Wentsel -- The psychology of risk and uncertainty / Nick F. Pidgeon and Jane Beattie -- The economics of risk / Chris V. Starmer -- Valuing risks / David Pearce -- Corporate chemical management : a risk-based approach / Charles A. Pittinger [and others] -- Environmental risk assessment in business / Michael Quint -- Risk assessment and management for waste treatment and disposal / Judith Petts -- Risk assessment and management in the exploitation of the seas / John S. Gray -- Risk assessment and management for inland waters / Stuart Hedgecott and Tony J. Dobbs -- Environmental risk assessment in development programmes : the experience of the World Bank / Olav Kj²rven -- Risk communication / Vincent T. Covello -- A framework for sustainable product development / James A. Fava [and others]. The Handbook of Environmental Risk Assessment and Management will cover the way that scientific methodologies are used to assess risks from human activities, and the resulting objects and wastes, for the environment and for people.