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Cleaner.

Author: David R Boyd
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, 2015.
Series: Law and Society (Paperback)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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David R. Boyd reveals striking weaknesses in Canadian environmental law, describes the damage these flaws are wreaking on human health, and identifies practical, proven, and affordable solutions to  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David R Boyd
ISBN: 0774830476 9780774830478 0774830468 9780774830461 0774830492 9780774830492
OCLC Number: 925266229
Description: 416 pages.
Contents: Part 1: Examination - The Surprising Magnitude of Environmental Health Problems in Canada1 A Neglected but Vital Issue2 Environmental Influences on Human Health3 The Environmental Burden of Disease4 Environmental Injustices5 The Economic Costs of the Environmental Burden of DiseasePart 2: Diagnosis - Inadequate Environmental Health Laws and Policies6 Environmental Health Law and Policy: The Big Picture7 A Comparative Analysis of Environmental Health Laws and Policies8 Canada's Failure to Make Polluters Pay9 Why Does Canada Lag Behind?Part 3: Prescription - Catching Up with Environmental Health Leaders10 A Preventive and Precautionary Approach11 Systemic Changes in Pursuit of Sustainability12 The Time for Action Is NowNotesIndex
Series Title: Law and Society (Paperback)

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Boyd does not disappoint in delivering another sweeping, well-researched interdisciplinary overview of the difficult challenge of linking environmental regulation to health in Canada. He makes a Read more...

 
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