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Main Title Community-based ultraviolet radiation (UV) risk education : the SunWise program handbook.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.
Publisher EPA,
Year Published 2002
Report Number EPA 625-R-02-008
Stock Number PB2003-102019
OCLC Number 51276862
Subjects Solar radiation--Safety measures--Study and teaching--United States. ; Ultraviolet radiation--Safety measures--Study and teaching--United States. ; Skin--Cancer--Prevention--Study and teaching--United States.
Additional Subjects Ultraviolet radiation ; Radiation effects ; Health effects ; Environmental concerns ; Handbooks ; Overexposure ; Risks ; Indexes ; Communities ; Education programs ; Outreach programs ; Skin cancer ; Communication ; SunWise program ; Environmental Monitoring for Public Access and Community Tracking(EMPACT) ; Environmental Protection Agency
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAD  Internet only Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 06/02/2006
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 625-R-02-008 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 02/17/2014
EJBD  EPA 625-R-02-008 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 07/20/2015
ELBD RPS EPA 625-R-02-008 repository copy AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 06/01/2015
ELBD  EPA 625-R-02-008 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 05/15/2020
NTIS  PB2003-102019 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation iv, 64 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Abstract This handbook is designed to provide you with instruction and guidance on how to inform your community about the risks posed by overexposure to UV radiation and the steps that residents can take to reduce these risks. You will also learn more about the UV Index and how it can be incorporated into a successful sun protection education program. This handbook was developed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) Environmental Monitoring for Public Access and Community Tracking (EMPACT) program. EPA created EMPACT in 1996 to take advantage of new technologies that make it possible to provide environmental information to the public in near-real time. EPA partnered with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to help achieve nationwide consistency in measuring environmental data, managing the information, and delivering it to the public.
Notes "EMPACT, environmental monitoring for public access & community tracking."--Cover. "July 2002"--P. [4] of cover.
Place Published Washington, D.C.
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Access Notes Also issued online.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency.
Alternate Title Community-based UV risk education : the SunWise program handbook
PUB Date Free Form 2002
NTIS Prices AV A05
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20091222145909
Language eng
SUDOCS Number EP 4.8:C 73/7
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 01239cam 2200325Ia 45020