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The Resource Protecting public health & the environment : implementing the precautionary principle, edited by Carolyn Raffensperger and Joel A. Tickner ; foreword by Wes Jackson

Protecting public health & the environment : implementing the precautionary principle, edited by Carolyn Raffensperger and Joel A. Tickner ; foreword by Wes Jackson

Label
Protecting public health & the environment : implementing the precautionary principle
Title
Protecting public health & the environment
Title remainder
implementing the precautionary principle
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carolyn Raffensperger and Joel A. Tickner ; foreword by Wes Jackson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • When an activity raises threats of harm to human health or the environment precautionary measures should be taken even if some cause and effect relationships are not fully established scientifically This idea, known as the "Precautionary Principle, " is seen by environmentalists and public health experts as the key to protecting ecological and human health
  • Protecting Public Health and the Environment offers the views of leading scientists, researchers, environmentalists, academics, and labor representatives on how to incorporate the precautionary approach into environmental and public health decision-making
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GE105
LC item number
.P76 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Raffensperger, Carolyn
  • Tickner, Joel A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental sciences
  • Environmental policy
  • Risk assessment
  • Health risk assessment
Label
Protecting public health & the environment : implementing the precautionary principle, edited by Carolyn Raffensperger and Joel A. Tickner ; foreword by Wes Jackson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
40990099
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxvi, 385 pages
Isbn
9781559636889
Lccn
99019514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Protecting public health & the environment : implementing the precautionary principle, edited by Carolyn Raffensperger and Joel A. Tickner ; foreword by Wes Jackson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
40990099
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxvi, 385 pages
Isbn
9781559636889
Lccn
99019514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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