Chemical hazards and poisons report: issue 8

Information for health and emergency professionals involved in chemical incident response and preparedness.


Chemical hazards and poisons report: issue 8

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The public health impact of carbon monoxide, lead, binge drinking and methaemoglobinaemia is featured in this issue. The use of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) for exposure assessment and issues surrounding public communications during water-related chemical incidents are also explored.

This report was published by Health Protection Agency (now Public Health England).

Published 30 November 2006