ERIC Number: EJ522410
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Environmental Policy and Children's Health.
Landrigan, Philip J.; Carlson, Joy E.
Future of Children, v5 n2 p34-52 Sum-Fall 1995
Considers how the unique vulnerabilities of children challenge environmental policymaking, particularly as it concerns environmental contamination through manufactured chemicals. Contributions of educational and advocacy efforts are addressed as well as the interests of industry and the problems of environmental equity. A new approach to environmental health policymaking that places children foremost in risk assessment and management is presented. (GR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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