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Title Green health [electronic resource] : an A-to-Z guide / Oladele Ogunseitan, general editor

Publ Info Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, [2011]
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, [2011]
 RWU E-Resource  Online RA565 .G74 2011    LIMITED ACCESS
Descript 1 online resource (xxvi, 562 pages) : illustrations
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Series Sage reference series on green society
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
"Green Health: An A-to-Z Guide examines the green movement within the contexts of personal health and the healthcare industry, focusing on consumer lifestyles and how they affect resource conservation, pollution prevention, and environmental management. The scope of the title involves the societal goals of protecting human health and reducing the ecological footprint of healthcare. With approximately 150 signed entries written from global viewpoints by university professors and experts, Green Health: An A-to-Z Guide explores topics ranging from ecologically sustainable pharmaceuticals to the health risks of fossil fuels, biological stressors, the precautionary principle and wellness, organic food and health, hazardous waste, drinking water, the greening of healthcare, and more. Vivid photographs, searchable hyperlinks, numerous cross references, an extensive resource guide, and a clear, accessible writing style make the Green Society ideal for classroom use as well as for research"--Provided by publisher
Description based on print version record
LC subject Environmental health
Sustainable living
Add Author Ogunseitan, Oladele
Credo Reference (Firm)
Alt Title Credo Reference
Link Print version Green health Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c2011 9781412996884 1412996880 (DLC) 2011006528 (OCoLC)707626611
ISBN 9781412974592 (electronic bk.)
1412974593 (electronic bk.)