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Unformatted text preview: Toxics and Environmental Justice 16/10/2007 17:36:00 Environmental Justice: the most pressing issue of our time? disadvantages in social and economic realms are compounded by more extreme environmental problems. Water quality Water quality is very poor in the developing world Bangkok case o upstream farm, industrial, and household pollution (75% household, 25% industrial) o limited wastewater treatment o high groundwater table means well water is still used o they are trying to clean it up some Shu's Three principles: contribution to the problem ability to pay a minimum standard 16/10/2007 17:36:00 16/10/2007 17:36:00 ...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course IR 210 taught by Professor Lynch during the Fall '06 term at USC.
- Fall '06