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Environmental and Health Impact Assessment of Development Projects : A handbook for practitioners - Robert G. H. Turnbull

Environmental and Health Impact Assessment of Development Projects

A handbook for practitioners

By: Robert G. H. Turnbull (Editor)

Hardcover Published: February 1991
ISBN: 9781851665976
Number Of Pages: 296

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This handbook for practitioners in environmental and public health, environmental management, toxicology and ecotoxicology has been prepared by an international group of experts from both developing and developed countries and covers a wide range of topics in both environmental impact assessment and environmental health impact assessment.

Introduction to EIA and Health Assessment
The Nature of Environmental Impact Assessment
Toxicology, Ecotoxicology, Environmental Epidemiology and Human Health
Risk Assessment and Management
Environmental and Public Health Impact Assessment
Data Bases and Information Sources
Research Needs: Future Development
Case Study Examples
Forecasting the Vector-Borne Disease Implications of Irrigation Projects. A Case Study from Africa
Saguling Dam/Reservoir (Indonesia) and Nam Pong Project (Thailand)
Health Aspects in EIA of Two Industrialised Areas in Poland
Industrial Development: Iron Smelting Plants, Brazil
Industrial Development: The Seveso Accident
Health Impacts of Water Development in Turkey
Annex A: Selection of Projects for EIA (Screening)p. 223
Annex B: Environmental Policy Problemsp. 247
Annex C: Example of Guidelines for the Categorisation of Noxious Liquid Substances in Relation to the Aquatic Environment and Aquatic Life Hazardsp. 251
Annex D: Example of Guidelines for the Scientific Assessment of the Impact of Pollutants on the Marine Environmentp. 253
Annex E: List of Authors and Papers Used on Handbookp. 261
Indexp. 265
List of Tablesp. 279
List of Figuresp. 281
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ISBN: 9781851665976
ISBN-10: 1851665978
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 296
Published: February 1991
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.24  x 2.06
Weight (kg): 0.6
Edition Number: 1