Environmental health

What is environmental health?

The World Health Organization (WHO) defines Envionmental health as the science and practice of prevening human injury and illness and promoting wellbeing by;

1.identifying and evaluating environmental sources and hazardous agents and

2.limiting exposure to hazardous physical,chemical and biological agents in air,water,soil,food and other environmental media or settings that may adversely affect human health.

What is the focus of environmental restoration?

Environmental restoration aims at creating awareness on,initiating and implementing activities that result in;

1.stopping soil pollution,

2.stopping water pollution,

3.stopping air pollution,

4.stopping noise pollution,

5.stopping food pollution,

6.stopping deforestation and other harmful environmental activities.

To achieve the above, this section is subdivided into 3;Restoration of environmental health, effects of environmental pollution and benefits of a healthy environment.

Restoration of environmental health deals with ways of enhancing a healthy environment.Read more here http://www.thenewgreenearth.wordpress.com/environmental-health/restoration-of-environmental-health

Effects of environmental pollution shows the consequences of harming the environment.Read more here http://www.thenewgreenearth.wordpress.com/environmental-health/effects-of-pollution

Benefits of a healthy environment on the other had is about the merits of restoration.Read more here http://www.thenewgreenearth.wordpress.com/environmental-health/benefits-of-a-healthy-environment



Author: thenewgreenearth

A humble servant of the universe committed to enhancing harmony between man and nature!

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