Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Environmental Health

Edited by Takemi Otsuki

Kawasaki Medical School

Environmental Health discusses environmental effects on human health. It examines heavy metal pollution, biological effects of arsenic (on reproductive health, especially), effects of soil organic carbon, chemical pollution of drinking water, climate change and vector-borne diseases, marine fuels, particulate matter, and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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Environmental HealthEdited by Takemi Otsuki

Published: December 15th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.91535

ISBN: 978-1-83968-721-1

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-720-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-722-8

Copyright year: 2021

Books open for chapter submissions

2196 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

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1. Land Use Change Affects Soil Organic Carbon: An Indicator of Soil Health

By Lucy W. Ngatia, Daniel Moriasi, Johnny M. Grace III, Riqiang Fu, Cassel S. Gardner and Robert W. Taylor

305

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2. Evaluating the Clinical and Cost Effectiveness of Musculoskeletal Digital Health Solutions

By Glen Cheng, Nischal Chennuru and Liz Kwo

229

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3. Particulate Matter and Human Health

By Karuna Singh and Dhananjay Tripathi

74

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4. Heavy Metals in the Environment and Health Impact

By Myriam El Ati-Hellal and Fayçal Hellal

175

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5. The Challenge of Water in the Sanitary Conditions of the Populations Living in the Slums of Port-au-Prince: The Case of Canaan

By Yolette Jérôme, Magline Alexis, David Telcy, Pascal Saffache and Evens Emmanuel

140

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6. Impact of Arsenic on Reproductive Health

By Sweety Nath Barbhuiya, Dharmeswar Barhoi and Sarbani Giri

78

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7. Fluoride Content in Drinking Water and the Health Implications of Fluoride-Rich Water Consumption: An Overview of the Situation in Canada and Nigeria

By Ochuko Orakpoghenor, Talatu Patience Markus, Meshack Inotu Osagie and Paul Terkende Hambesha

132

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8. Sustainable Use of Biochar in Environmental Management

By Ammal Abukari, Ziblim Abukari Imoro, Abubakari Zarouk Imoro and Abudu Ballu Duwiejuah

187

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9. Reproductive Toxicity of Arsenic: What We Know and What We Need to Know?

By Hafiz Ishfaq Ahmad, Muhammad Bilal Bin Majeed, Abdul Jabbar, Ruqia Arif and Gulnaz Afzal

261

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10. Chemical Pollution of Drinking Water in Haiti: An Important Threat to Public Health

By Alexandra Emmanuel and Evens Emmanuel

131

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11. Microplastics and Environmental Health: Assessing Environmental Hazards in Haiti

By Daphenide St. Louis, Ammcise Apply, Daphnée Michel and Evens Emmanuel

127

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12. A Review of Alternative Marine Fuels

By Şevket Süleyman İrtem

134

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13. Vector-Borne Diseases and Climate Change in the Environmental Context in Haiti

By Ketty Balthazard-Accou, Max François Millien, Daphnée Michel, Gaston Jean, David Telcy and Evens Emmanuel

225

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