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Main Title Environmental health and the U.S. federal system : sustainably managing health hazards /
Author Greenberg, Michael R.,
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Schneider, Dona,
Publisher Routledge,
Year Published 2020
OCLC Number 1114285675
ISBN 9780367209957; 0367209950
Subjects Environmental health--United States ; Environmental health--Administration ; Environmental health--Planning--United States ; Environmental policy--United States ; Federal Government ; Government Regulation ; Public Policy
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  RA566.3.G74 2019 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 10/22/2019
Collation ix, 296 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Federalism and environmental health -- The big picture : U.S. Environmental priorities after 1970 -- Fresh water quality and supply -- Fresh air quality : indoors and out -- Noise management -- Nuclear waste management -- Nanomaterials -- Global climate change -- Inequities, population control, and resource management -- Robots, artificial intelligence and the future of work -- Epilogue : struggling for a sustainable future. "This book explains how the U.S. federal system manages environmental health issues, with a unique focus on risk management and human health outcomes. This book will be essential reading for students and scholars working on environmental health and environmental policy, particularly from a public health, and risk management viewpoint, in addition to practitioners and policymakers involved in environmental management and public policy"--