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Cleaner, Greener, Healthier: A Prescription for Stronger Canadian Environmental Laws and Policies David R Boyd

Cleaner, Greener, Healthier: A Prescription for Stronger Canadian Environmental Laws and Policies

David R Boyd

Published August 26th 2015
ISBN : 9780774830461
Hardcover
412 pages
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 About the Book 

Canadians are getting sick from toxins in the air, food, water, and consumer products. In Cleaner, Greener, Healthier, David R. Boyd sets out to remedy Canadas environmental health problems. He begins by assessing the environmental burden ofMoreCanadians are getting sick from toxins in the air, food, water, and consumer products. In Cleaner, Greener, Healthier, David R. Boyd sets out to remedy Canadas environmental health problems. He begins by assessing the environmental burden of disease, identifies its unequal distribution, and estimates the associated economic costs. He then compares Canadas environmental laws and policies with those in the US, Australia, and the EU, delivering a provocative diagnosis of the causes of Canadas second-rate standards. Finally, he prescribes legal remedies that will enable Canada to catch up with the worlds environmental leaders while delivering substantial health and economic benefits.