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Lithuania Environment and health performance review
(World Health Organization (WHO), 2009)
This report aims to convey a clear picture of the current environmental and health situation in Lithuania. It evaluates the strong and weak points of the environmental and health status in Lithuania. It also includes ...
Environment and Health Risks from Climate Change and Variability in Italy
(World Health Organization (WHO), 2007)
The report shows that information to assist in anticipating potential threats and impacts can be developed and can be extremely useful in preparing people and the overall societal structure for adverse events, as well as ...
Public Health Problems in the Coastal Cone of the East African Region: UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 009
Introcued the problem and the factors relevant to envitonmental health, as well as other elements that influence public health, concluding with recommendatios
Determination of Faecal Coliforms in Bivalves by Multiple Test Tube Method: UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 05 Rev. 1
(United Nations Environment Programme, 1983)
Guidelines for the determination of selected trace metals in aerosols and in wet precipitation
(United Nations Environment Programme, 1988)
The Determination of Methylmercury, Total Mercury and Total Selenium in Human Hair: Reference Methods For Marine Pollution Studies No. 46
This Reference Method describes the determination of methylmercury in human hair by gas liquid chromatography. It is designed for biological monitoring of selected individuals and population groups with a possible intake ...
Health effects of black carbon
Black carbon is a good indicator of combustion-related air pollution, and was only recently recognized as a short-lived climate-forcer, which contributes to warming the Earth's atmosphere.This report presents the results ...
Monitoring Ambient Air Quality for Health Impact Assessment
This publication can assist national and local agencies responsible for protecting public health from the adverse effects of ambient air pollution and for monitoring ambient air quality. It continues a series of monographs ...
Air quality guidelines - global update 2005
The WHO air quality guidelines offer guidance on reducing the effects on health of air pollution. This book presents revised guideline values for the four most common air pollutants - particulate matter, ozone, nitrogen ...