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Flashcards in Environmental Health Deck (7)
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1

Air Pollution
Greenhouse effect
Global warming
Ozone depletion (CFC's)

Burning fossil fuels
Carbon dioxide, monoxide
Sulfur dioxide
Particulate matter
Ozone
VOC's

2

Water pollution

Farm waste
Industrial waste
Mining
Wood processing waste
Pesticides
Eutrophication (algae bloom)

3

Nuclear Power probs

Nuclear power
uranium
radioactive waste
no storage or waste control

4

Residential

Pesticides
Wood burning
Radon
Noise pollution
Cigarettes
Barbecue

5

Biohazards

Waste that carries pathogens, viruses, toxins
Medical waste
Excretion waste
Pathological Lab waste
Veterinarian waste
Levels 1-4, 4 being extreme with no vaccine

6

Federal

Council on Environmental Quality
Department of Agriculture, including the USFS
Department of Defense
Department of Energy
Department of the Interior, including the BLM, Fish and Wildlife Service, National Park Service, USGS
US Environmental Protection Agency
California Coastal Commission

7

California

California Environmental Protection Agency
California Department of Pesticide Regulation
California Department of Toxic Substances Control
California Natural Resources Agency
California Department of Conservation
California Department of Fish and Game
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection
California Department of Parks and Recreation
California Department of Water Resources