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  • risks
  • This chapter briefly summarizes the current state of scientific knowledge on the potential health and environmental risks (Box 17) associated with genetic engineering in food and agriculture, followed by a discussion of the role of international standard-setting bodies in harmonizing risk analysis procedures for these products (Box 18). (fao.org)
  • Indoor air pollution is among the top five environmental health risks. (epa.gov)
  • pollution
  • The air we breathe, the water we drink, the food we eat, the people we touch-all place us at risk for some sort of environmental pollution or contamination. (springer.com)
  • In some instances, these were existing services that added environmental sources to their coverage, but others such as Pollution Abstracts and Environment Abstracts and its document delivery service, Envirofiche, were new initiatives responding to increased public interest. (asis.org)
  • ecosystems
  • An ecosystems approach to resource management and environmental protection aims to consider the complex interrelationships of an entire ecosystem in decision making rather than simply responding to specific issues and challenges. (wikipedia.org)
  • regulatory
  • This course is aimed at personnel in production and quality functions who wish to increase their understanding of regulatory requirements and expectations for the environmental monitoring of pharmaceutical operations. (rsc.org)
  • In industrial countries, voluntary environmental agreements are often provide a platform for companies to be recognized for moving beyond the minimum regulatory standards and thus support the development of best environmental practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • Illness
  • Directory of & contact information for physicians who has expertise in environmental medicine and mold-related illness. (inspectapedia.com)
  • We suggest a few questions to ask your doctor about the possibility of building-related illness, we include a list of physicians with expertise in mold and environmental medicine, and we provide a article series that can help you assess the risk of mold related illness in a building. (inspectapedia.com)
  • Science
  • This is a globally unique combination of highly specialised technology such as NanoSIMS, ToF-SIMS, helium-ion, electron and fluorescence microscopy for correlative microscopy and will underpin research in environmental and biosciences and provide important impetus to top quality science at national and international level. (ufz.de)
  • It is allied to environmental and other areas of science. (chemistryconferences.org)
  • Energy & Environmental Science is an international journal for the publication of important, very high quality, agenda-setting research relating to energy conversion and storage, alternative fuel technologies and environmental science. (rsc.org)
  • An interdisciplinary analysis of an ecological system which is being impacted by one or more stressors might include several related environmental science fields. (mcgill.ca)
  • Books focusing on the former are published in the subseries Environmental Science, those focusing on the latter in the subseries Environmental Engineering. (springer.com)
  • The Study of Environmental Quality Information Programs (SEQUIP) and activities of the Office of Science and Technology Policy focused on the organization, processing and disseminating of environmental information from the government perspective. (asis.org)
  • harm
  • Human well-being will be severely jeopardized by negative trends in some types of environmental harm, such as a changing climate, deforestation, loss of access to fresh water, species extinctions and human population growth, scientists warn in today's issue of BioScience, an international journal. (enn.com)
  • humans
  • Environmental protection is practiced for protecting the natural environment on individual, organization controlled by governmental levels, for the benefit of both the environment and humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Americans
  • The National Wildlife Federation unites Americans addressing these environmental threats and protecting our wildlife and their habitats. (nwf.org)
  • Management
  • The key advantage of their use in developing countries is that their use helps to build environmental management capacity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Accordingly, the series promotes not only a deeper understanding of environmental processes and the evaluation of management strategies, but also design and technology aimed at improving environmental quality. (springer.com)
  • provide
  • Environmental Conditions data elements provide a systematic means to describe surroundings or settings in which the occupation is found or the job may be performed. (bls.gov)
  • waste
  • In the environmental and waste industry, business profitability is driven by minimizing operating expenses and maximizing resource efficiency. (trimble.com)
  • The TrimbleĀ® Connected Community is a service that enables environmental & waste businesses to manage and share information via their own unique web site. (trimble.com)
  • healthy
  • Many constitutions acknowledge the fundamental right to environmental protection and many international treaties acknowledge the right to live in a healthy environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • development
  • The central theme of the UNCED Earth Summit of 1992 was AGENDA 21 - the action plan developed to lead environmental development into the 21st century with its goal of sustainable life on Earth. (un.org)
  • Community
  • Ideally the decision-making processes under such an approach would be a collaborative approach to planning and decision making that involves a broad range of stakeholders across all relevant governmental departments, as well as representatives of industry, environmental groups and community. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the United States was in the vanguard of the environmental movement, the rest of the world community was not far behind. (asis.org)
  • international
  • The international pictogram for environmental hazard. (wikipedia.org)
  • These international environmental agreements are sometimes legally binding documents that have legal implications when they are not followed and, at other times, are more agreements in principle or are for use as codes of conduct. (wikipedia.org)
  • Services
  • Whether your environmental services include site assessment, remediation, survey, mapping, land or marine, Trimble solutions can help get the job done faster, more accurate and cost effectively. (trimble.com)
  • develop
  • EPA also pursues new research to develop improved methods for measuring the economic consequences of environmental outcomes. (epa.gov)
  • governments
  • This has been recognized, and governments have begun placing restraints on activities that cause environmental degradation . (wikipedia.org)
  • The citizenry expressed its concerns, and action groups were formed to increase pressure on governments at all levels to begin or strengthen environmental protection programs. (asis.org)
  • Protection Agency
  • In the early 1970s, President Richard Nixon established the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). (asis.org)
  • scientific
  • The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer requires periodic assessments of available scientific, environmental, technical and economic information. (un.org)
  • Share
  • The topic was embraced so enthusiastically that leaders of the two groups decided to share with the entire readership of the Bulletin some of the exciting developments in environmental information. (asis.org)
  • Network
  • This network focused on building a reservoir of environmental information that existed at that time, and through the National Technical Information Service (NTIS), created an index of publications from the offices that made up the new agency. (asis.org)
  • Diverse
  • It describes the diverse traditional agroforestry systems that have evolved over thousands of years in the Pacific Islands and shows how these systems have contributed to environmental stability. (un.org)