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The Grande Prairie community exposure and health effects assessment program: Final report

Description

This report summarizes the results of a community exposure and health effects assessment undertaken in Grande Prairie to assess the impact of airborne contaminants on the health of the population. The report describes the population and personal distribution of exposure to airborne chemicals and particulates in the city of Grande Prairie and surrounding region. Using a personal exposure model, the relative contribution of various exposure sources and pathways to airborne chemicals is estimated and associations between exposure to airborne chemicals and human health effects are described.

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air pollution air quality contaminants environmental contaminants environmental health public health surveillance

Title and publication information

Type
Report
Alternative Title

Grande Prairie and Area community Exposure and Health Effects Assessment Program: Final report

Extent

192 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Health and Wellness (1999-2013)

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Resource Dates

Date Created

2002-03-01

Date Added

2016-10-21T21:43:28.658769

Date Modified

2002-03-01

Date Issued

2002-03-01

Audience information

Identifiers

ISBN (print)

0778515494

NEOS catalogue key

2623042

Usage / Licence

Usage Considerations

Includes appendix: Measuring exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons: a pilot study in Grande Prairie, Alberta.

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