Impact of water pollution on human health and environmental sustainability / A. Elaine McKeown, Independent Researcher, USA, George Bugyi, Pennsylvania State University, USA.
Contributor(s): McKeown, Elaine [editor.] | Bugyi, George [editor.] | Gale (Firm).Series: Gale eBooks.Practice, progress, and proficiency in sustainability (PPPS) book series: Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 422 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781466695603.Subject(s): Water -- Pollution -- Health aspects | Water and civilization | Environmental healthAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Impact of water pollution on human health and environmental sustainability.DDC classification: 363.739/4 Online resources: Available via Gale eBooks. Click here to access
Includes bibliographical references and index.
section 1. Establishing the issues or problems -- section 2. Considering possible solutions to issues or problems.
This text highlights several important water-related issues and explores a number of potential solutions to the problem of water sustainability, focusing on research-based perspectives on water availability, industrial and agricultural pollution, water contamination, and their impacts on the human population as well as the environment.
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