Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 9 OF 35
|Main Title||Environmental equity reducing risk for all communities, volume 1: workgroup report to the Administrator.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Policy, Planning and Evaluation.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Policy, Planning and Evaluaiton ;|
|Subjects||Environmental protection ; Risk assessment ; Minorities--Health aspects--United States ; Poor--Health aspects--United States|
|Additional Subjects||Risk assessment ; Public health ; Environmental pollution ; Pollution control ; Environmental policy ; Policy making ; Equity(Law) ; Pollution abatement ; Waste management ; Environmental protection ; Communities ; Environment management ; Government policies ; US EPA ; Minority groups ; Race ; Ethnic factors ; Environmental issues ; Environmental quality ; Decision making ; Environmental equity|
|Collation||52 p. : map ; 28 cm.|
This report to the Administrator reviews existing data on the distribution of environmental exposures and risks across population groups. It also summarizes the Workgroup's review of EPA programs with respect to racial minority and low-income populations. Based on the findings from these analyses, the Workgroup makes initial recommendations. The report is intended to contribute to the national dialogue on environmental equity and to suggest further steps for EPA. It is an initial step in the Agency's response to environmental equity concerns.
Cover title. "EPA230-R-92-008." "June 1992." Includes bibliographical references.
"This report to the Administrator reviews existing data on the distribution of environmental exposures and risks across population groups. It also summarizes the Workgroup's review of EPA programs with respect to racial minority and low-income populations."--Introduction.