Poisons in Public, Case Studies of Environmental Pollution in Canada

By: Howard, Ross

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8vo - 23 x 14 cm.; 173 pp. Author explores four serious instances of pollution in Canada - Jobs Versus the Environment: Mercury pollution by Reed Paper Limited and Dow Chemical; Blind Faith in Chemicals: The spruce budworm spray programme in New Brunswick; The Unknown Risks and Hidden Facts of Radiation: The dumping of radioactive wastes in Port Hope; Lead Poisoning and the Laws: The fight for a clean environment in two working-class districts of Toronto. Notes, Index. This book was prepared for the Canadian Environmental Law Research Foundation. Very minor wear on cover; a clean, tight copy.

Title: Poisons in Public, Case Studies of Environmental Pollution in Canada

Author Name: Howard, Ross

Categories: Natural History,

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, James Lorimer.: 1980

ISBN Number: 0888623003

ISBN Number 13: 9780888623003

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Seller ID: 20387

Keywords: Canada, Environment, Pollution, Dryden, Ontario Reed Paper Limited, Mercury, Dow Chemicals English-Wabigoon River System, Sarnia St. Clair River, Spruce Budworm Spraying Reyes Syndrome, Fenitrothion, New Brunswick Port Hope, Ontario, Nuclear Wastes Eldorado Nuclear, Lead Refineries, Toronto