Environmental Health Products

  • Building Materials

    Product Emission and Combustion Health Hazards

    By Kathleen Hess-Kosa

    As the list of regulated chemicals deemed environmental and/or occupational toxins grows, so go components of building materials. This book consolidates extensive research into plastics and functional building materials used in construction and renovation projects. It penetrates the mire of…

    Hardback – 2017-02-09 
    CRC Press

  • Reversibility of Chronic Disease and Hypersensitivity, Volume 5

    Treatment Options of Chemical Sensitivity

    By William J. Rea, Kalpana D. Patel

    The clinical approaches to the chronic degenerative diseases that drain our resources, and compromise our well-being, have become almost exclusively symptom-focused. The common wisdom is that they are idiopathic with final outcomes to be managed rather than prevented or cured. That they are…

    Hardback – 2017-01-15 
    CRC Press

  • Reversibility of Chronic Disease and Hypersensitivity, Volume 4

    The Environmental Aspects of Chemical Sensitivity

    By William J. Rea, Kalpana Patel

    The fourth of an encyclopedic four-volume set describing the basic physiology, chemical sensitivity, diagnosis, and treatment of chronic degenerative disease, this text focuses on treatment techniques, strategies, protocols, prescriptions, and technologies. Distinguishing itself from previous works…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Climate Health Risks in Megacities

    Sustainable Management and Strategic Planning

    By Cesar Marolla

    This book will provide the methodology for developing and implementing a risk management and operational continuity management systems to climate change effects on urban populations. It supports a unique management approach to drive proactive steps to manage risk more effectively. Presents evidence…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Climate Change and the Oceanic Carbon Cycle

    Variables and Consequences

    Edited by Isabel Ferrera

    This valuable compendium provides an overview of the variables and consequences of oceanic carbon cycling in the context of climate change. The chapters highlight the importance of marine plankton in carbon processing as well as the effects of rising CO2 and temperature in their functioning.…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Crisis Management of Chronic Pollution

    Contaminated Soil and Human Health

    Edited by Magalie Lesueur Jannoyer, Philippe Cattan, Thierry Woignier, Florence Clostre

    Crisis Management of Chronic Pollution: Contaminated Soil and Human Health deals with a long term pollution problem, generated by the former use of organochlorine pesticides. Through a case study of the chlordecone pollution in the French West Indies, the authors illustrate a global and systemic…

    Hardback – 2016-10-10
    CRC Press
    Urbanization, Industrialization, and the Environment

  • Spatial Health Inequalities

    Adapting GIS Tools and Data Analysis

    By Esra Ozdenerol

    The neighborhoods and the biophysical, political, and cultural environments all play a key role in affecting health outcomes of individuals. Unequal spatial distribution of resources such as clinics, hospitals, public transportation, fresh food markets, and schools could make some communities as a…

    Hardback – 2016-08-23
    CRC Press

  • Ergonomic Workplace Design for Health, Wellness, and Productivity

    Edited by Alan Hedge

    Even with today’s mobile technology, most work is still undertaken in a physical workplace. Today’s workplaces need to be healthy environments that minimize the risks of illnesses or injuries to occupants to compete in the marketplace. This necessitates the application of good ergonomics design…

    Hardback – 2016-07-14
    CRC Press
    Human Factors and Ergonomics

  • Fluoride in Drinking Water

    Status, Issues, and Solutions

    By A.K. Gupta, S. Ayoob

    Explore the Health Effects of Fluoride Pollution Fluoride in Drinking Water: Status, Issues, and Solutions establishes the negative impacts of naturally occurring fluoride on human health and considers the depth and scope of fluoride pollution on an international scale. The book discusses current…

    Hardback – 2016-04-20
    CRC Press

  • Hazardous Air Pollutants

    Case Studies from Asia

    Edited by Dong-Chun Shin

    Hazardous Air Pollutants: Case Studies from Asia examines the variety of public health problems, such as cardiovascular disease, respiratory disease, increased mortality, and impaired mental health, that are severely affecting multiple Asian countries as a result of exposure to high concentrations…

    Hardback – 2016-04-06
    CRC Press

  • Ecological Resilience

    Response to Climate Change and Natural Disasters

    Edited by Kimberly Etingoff

    This book presents the latest research on resilience strategies around the world. Research such as this is necessary to create new ideas and to evaluate established ones in an effort to make communities more adaptable and to increase people's survival and quality of life while living with the…

    Hardback – 2016-04-06
    Apple Academic Press

  • Soil Remediation

    Applications and New Technologies

    Edited by Jose T. V. S. de Albergaria, Hendrikus P. A. Nouws

    Soil contamination represents a serious environmental problem and requires an immediate action plan to be prepared for typical and emergent contaminants. This book provides an overview of some remediation technologies, both traditional and emergent, as well as case studies based on the contribution…

    Hardback – 2016-01-22
    CRC Press

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