Estimating the Public Health Benefits of Proposed Air Pollution Regulations
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EPA estimates that thousands of premature deaths and cases of illnesses may be avoided by reducing air pollution. At the request of Congress, this report reviews the scientific basis of EPA's methods used in estimating the public health benefits from its air pollution regulations.


  • Health and Medicine — Public Health and Prevention
  • Environment and Environmental Studies — Air Quality

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192 pages | 8.5 x 11
ISBN: 978-0-309-08609-7
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National Research Council. Estimating the Public Health Benefits of Proposed Air Pollution Regulations. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2002.

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