eBook Environmental Pollution and Health, 1st Edition

  • Laurie Hillstrom
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  • ISBN-10: 1420511696
  • ISBN-13: 9781420511697
  • DDC: 613.1
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released June 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015
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Overview

This title in Lucent's Nutrition And Health Series will focus on the how pollution impacts both human health as well as environmental health. The book discusses the types of pollution, increased awareness of pollution and the negative consequences it has for all life on earth, and how laws and treaties are being used to curb pollution.

Features and Benefits

  • Individual volumes focus on a specific health or nutrition-related topic, such as body image, diets and dieting, junk food, or vegetarianism.
  • Each contains a topic overview, information about changing trends, up-to-date scientific analysis, and a look at controversies surrounding the featured subject.
  • The narrative also contains personal anecdotes, informative sidebars, fact boxes, and statistics that help readers understand these topics and how they impact their bodies and their lives.
  • Full-color photographs and detailed tables, charts, graphs and illustrations complement and enhance the text, while ancillary materials such as a glossary, a bibliography and a subject index provide useful tools for further research and discussion.