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The Resource Perils of progress : the health and environment hazards of modern technology and what you can do about them, John Ashton & Ron Laura

Perils of progress : the health and environment hazards of modern technology and what you can do about them, John Ashton & Ron Laura

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Perils of progress : the health and environment hazards of modern technology and what you can do about them
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Perils of progress
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the health and environment hazards of modern technology and what you can do about them
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John Ashton & Ron Laura
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eng
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illustrations
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index present
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RA565
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.A74x 1999
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non fiction
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bibliography
Perils of progress : the health and environment hazards of modern technology and what you can do about them, John Ashton & Ron Laura
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 336-337) and index
Contents
Technology and the quest for Utopia. -- The paradox of progress: is the price we pay for technology too high? -- Electrical technology. -- The new electrical environment: the shocking truth -- Mobile phones and UHF TV microwaves: how to minimise the risks -- Microwave ovens and your health: you have to know the problems to overcome them -- Computer VDUs and television: watching for the health hazards -- Electricity in the home: should you be plugged in? -- Food technology.-- Food processing: to eat or not to eat? that is the question -- Aluminium in food: is it factor in Alzheimer's disease? -- Food irridation: towards health or hazard in the 21st century -- Cadmium: the newest toxic link in the food chain -- Pesticides: what you need to know to keep your family safe. -- Water technology. -- Water chlorination and your health: a second opinion -- The floridation debate: can fluriode be damaging to your health? -- Environmental technology. -- Airconditioning: finding healthier ways to 'stay cool' -- Artifical light: shedding some light on a dark problem -- The sounds of technology: listening for clues to stay healthy. -- Surviving technology. -- Finding the way back to good health
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22 cm.
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xiii, 346 p.
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9781856496964
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