This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: health outcomes". Scale and level of impact o Household Unsafe water, poor sanitation, waste disposal, crowded housing and poor ventilation, toxic substances r CommuniV Poor water resource management, vehicle and industrial air pollution r Global Climate change, ozone depletion Key Environmental Health Burdens o lndoor air pollution o Outdoor air pollution o Sanitation, water, and hygiene Three necessities of life Food, water, air lndoor Air pollution r Heating and Cooking o Woman and children are at greater risk Outdoor Air Pollution o 1.5 % of annual deaths attributed to Outdoor Air Pollution o SOTo ofdeaths among age group 60 and more . 3 To of deaths - children o 2/3 of deaths - developing countries in Asia (China and lndia) Access to safe water and sanitation 1.1 billion people lack access to improved water sources (UNICEF, 2004)...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course HSCI 160 taught by Professor Kreis during the Fall '10 term at Simon Fraser.
- Fall '10