Hazardous Waste and Human Health by British Medical Association

Hazardous Waste and Human Health by British Medical Association

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This study aims to set out the nature of hazardous waste, existing methods of treatment and disposal, and the evidence linking exposure to toxic waste with ill health. The report concludes with an analysis of plans to reduce risks by implementing waste minimization and recycling projects.

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The very term "hazardous waste" suggests danger. Yet how much do we know about the nature, treatment and disposal of these substances, and how great a threat do they really pose to our health? This authoritative report from the British Medical Association provides a comprehensive guide to all aspects of hazardous waste. It examines treatment and disposal processes, their implications for the environment, and the evidence linking toxic wastes with ill health. The report concludes with an analysis of plans to reduce risks by implementing waste minimization and recycling projects.

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SKU GOR007110419
Title Hazardous Waste and Human Health
Author Edited by British Medical Association
Condition WELLREAD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Oxford University Press
Year Published 1994
Number of Pages 416
ISBN 10 0192861425
ISBN 13 9780192861429
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book. We do our best to provide good quality books for you to read, but there is no escaping the fact that it has been owned and read by someone else previously. Therefore it will show signs of wear and may be an ex library book.
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Description

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The very term "hazardous waste" suggests danger. Yet how much do we know about the nature, treatment and disposal of these substances, and how great a threat do they really pose to our health? This authoritative report from the British Medical Association provides a comprehensive guide to all aspects of hazardous waste. It examines treatment and disposal processes, their implications for the environment, and the evidence linking toxic wastes with ill health. The report concludes with an analysis of plans to reduce risks by implementing waste minimization and recycling projects.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR007110419
Title Hazardous Waste and Human Health
Author Edited by British Medical Association
Condition WELLREAD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Oxford University Press
Year Published 1994
Number of Pages 416
ISBN 10 0192861425
ISBN 13 9780192861429
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book. We do our best to provide good quality books for you to read, but there is no escaping the fact that it has been owned and read by someone else previously. Therefore it will show signs of wear and may be an ex library book.
Ex Library No