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Poisoned planet : how constant exposure to man-made chemicals is putting your life at risk

Author: Julian Cribb
Publisher: Sydney : Allen & Unwin, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From morning to night, we are surrounded by man-made chemicals, most of them untested, many of them toxic. It's the price we pay for convenient, cheap products. The effects on our health are just now becoming known. In this wake up call for all consumers, Julian Cribb argues that we cannot rely on governments or industry to clean up the mess: it's up to us to repair our poisoned planet.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cribb, Julian.
Poisoned planet.
Sydney : Allen & Unwin, 2014
(OCoLC)876367317
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Cribb
ISBN: 9781743437681 1743437684
OCLC Number: 1039342047
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Praise for Poisoned Planet; Title page; Copyright page; Dedication; Contents; List of Tables and Figures; Preface; Chapter 1. Chemical colossus; Chapter 2. Poisoning a Planet; Chapter 3. Are you a contaminated site?; Chapter 4. Diabolical cocktail; Chapter 5. Unseen risks; Chapter 6. Sick society; Chapter 7. Getting away with murder; Chapter 8. Clean up society; Chapter 9. Clean up the earth; Postscript. A cautionary tale from deep time; Acknowledgements; Notes; Index.
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From morning to night, we are surrounded by man-made chemicals, most of them untested, many of them toxic. It's the price we pay for convenient, cheap products. The effects on our health are just now becoming known. In this wake up call for all consumers, Julian Cribb argues that we cannot rely on governments or industry to clean up the mess: it's up to us to repair our poisoned planet.

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