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Click to edit Master subtitle style  11/15/10 Risk Assessment Presentation Use of Malathion In Genericville Cathy Bandelow SCI 275/Environmental Science Gail Allbritton
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 11/15/10 Genericville and Mosquitoes
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 11/15/10 Risk Assessment Is the use of statistical data to assess the risks of an action  so they can be examined in contrast with other risks. Estimates the probability of an event.
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 11/15/10 Steps of Risk Assessment
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 11/15/10 The Use  Reduce the mosquito  population by 90% Same reduction of West  Nile Virus cases Degrades to harmless  materials rapidly after  application. Tourists could not visit 
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 11/15/10 The Use  Money better spent on  educational programs to  avoid mosquitoes. As many as 90 cases of  Malathion-related  illnesses.
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Unformatted text preview: Could kill natural predators of mosquitoes. 11/15/10 Malathio Risk of Malathion and health effects. Is there a relationship between exposure and adverse health effects? How many times will we be exposed to Malathion? 11/15/10 Spraying Risk of complacency Need for action. Economy and tourism 11/15/10 References Appendix B. (2010). Axia College Material. Retrieved June 20, 2010 Wiley Plus. (2000-2010). Risk Analysis and Environmental Health Hazards. Ch 4.1. John Willey & Sons Inc Version 4.7.6 Retrieved June 19, 2010. Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry....
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