Environmental health and hazard risk assessment : principles and calculations / Louis Theodore, R. Ryan Dupont.

Author
Theodore, Louis [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, c2012.
Description
xxiv, 612 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Summary note
"With the rise and expansion of the chemical and petroleum industries, so has there been a rise and expansion in related human health problems as well as human, material, and property losses due to fires, explosions, hazardous and toxic spills, equipment failures, and other accidents. This much-needed overview examines the fundamentals of health, safety, and accident management. It draws parallels between theoretical and real-world environmental problems as they relate to both human and environmental risk and offers in-depth guidance on human chemical exposure, emergency preparedness and response, environmental regulations, and much more"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 9781439868874 (hardback)
  • 1439868875 (hardback)
LCCN
2011052599
OCLC
690084632
RCP
C - S