Traffic-Related Air Pollution
  • Author : Haneen Khreis
  • Release Date : 20 August 2020
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Social Science
  • Pages : 648
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128181232

Download or read book entitled Traffic-Related Air Pollution written by Haneen Khreis and published by Elsevier online. This book was released on 20 August 2020 with total pages 648. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Traffic-Related Air Pollution synthesizes and maps TRAP and its impact on human health at the individual and population level. The book analyzes mitigating standards and regulations with a focus on cities. It provides the methods and tools for assessing and quantifying the associated road traffic emissions, air pollution, exposure and population-based health impacts, while also illuminating the mechanisms underlying health impacts through clinical and toxicological research. Real-world implications are set alongside policy options, emerging technologies and best practices. Finally, the book recommends ways to influence discourse and policy to better account for the health impacts of TRAP and its societal costs. Overviews existing and emerging tools to assess TRAP’s public health impacts Examines TRAP’s health effects at the population level Explores the latest technologies and policies--alongside their potential effectiveness and adverse consequences--for mitigating TRAP Guides on how methods and tools can leverage teaching, practice and policymaking to ameliorate TRAP and its effects