Disasters whether natural or technological, pose risks to public health. The key environmental health issues and challenges include food safety, water quality, wastewater disposal, shelter assessment/sanitation, vector control/pest management, responder safety, building assessment and management of municipal solid waste and hazardous waste materials. Good environmental health disaster management has a significant role in addressing the impact of disasters on environmental health infrastructure and consequently the public.
Event Start Date:
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 (All day)
Event End Date:
Thursday, September 25, 2014 (All day)