environmental toxicology

environmental toxicology

[in‚vī·ərn‚ment·əl ‚täk·sə′käl·ə·jē]
(medicine)
A broad field of study encompassing the production, fate, and effects of natural and synthetic pollutants in the environment.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Nony is recognized nationally for his expertise in chemical emergency response, human and environmental toxicology, risk assessment, industrial hygiene, cell biology, physiology and cancer research.
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[USA], Mar 21 (ANI): Bacteria in sewage treatment plants may be creating new contaminants that have not been evaluated for potential risks and may affect aquatic environments, say scientists in a study published in Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Journal.
Alternative models in environmental toxicology were presented and discussed at the meeting "Air, water and soil: Which alternatives?" held in Brescia in May 2017, hosted by the University of Brescia and organized by MISTRAL (Integrated Models for Prevention and Protection in Environmental and Occupational Health) Research Centre of the University of Brescia, in collaboration with CELLTOX, Italian Association of in vitro Toxicology.
Byline: Alastair Hay Professor of Environmental Toxicology at Leeds University
More than 45 national and international experts in the fields of emergency medicine and clinical and environmental toxicology presented scientific papers to around 200 professionals including physicians, pharmacists, nurses and technical personnel with backgrounds and interest in toxicology.
(Source: Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, Vancouver, November 9-13, 2014.)
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The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) has given a $10 million grant to researchers at the University of Philadelphia's Center of Excellence in Environmental Toxicology (CEET) at
Environmental toxicology (ENTOX) has been developing quickly since Rachel Carson raised the awareness of people for environmental pollution in 1960s.
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