Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 August 2003

560 Pages | 27 halftones & 141 line illus

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195083743

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Environmental Health Science

Recognition, Evaluation, and Control of Chemical and Physical Health Hazards

Morton Lippmann, Beverly S. Cohen, and Richard B. Schlesinger

This text provides a unified treatment of the chemical and physical stresses in our common environment. Anyone who has a basic familiarity with college-level biology, chemistry, and physics can gain from it an appreciation of the complex issues that influence the release and dispersion of chemical and physical agents, their effects on the environment and health, and how we can protect ourselves and the environment from unacceptable risks.


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