Lead-Contaminated Soil and Public Health
A review of the study by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) on the impact of lead-contaminated soils on public health.
# 121838 | 2,000 words | 14 sources | APA | 2008 |
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Environmental Studies (Environmental Problems) , Medical and Health (Public Health Issues)
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This paper summarizes a DHHS study on the impact of lead-contaminated soil on public health. It also looks at different methods of assessing lead contamination in soil which could have been used in this project, and their sensitivity and specificity.
From the Paper:"A study reported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) summarized the complex interactive forces considered by health scientists and environmentalists when evaluating the impact of lead-contaminated soils on public health. It looked at the relationship between exposure to lead contaminated soil and its impact on public health. The study showed that soil and dust contaminated with lead are major pathways by which children come in contact with lead from..."
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