Environmental Health Perspectives - Volume 117, issue 8

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Electronic ISSN
1552-9924
Print ISSN
0091-6765

Abstract

When the holding pond at the Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA) Kingston coal-burning power plant broke on the morning of 22 December 2008, it released more than 5.4 million yd3—some 50 years’ worth of accumulation—of coal ash slurry into the neighboring lands and the Emory River. High

Journal: Environmental Health Perspectives, vol. 117, no. 8, 2009

Abstract

Background

There is growing evidence that traffic-related air pollution reduces birth weight. Improving exposure assessment is a key issue to advance in this research area.

Objective

We investigated the effect of prenatal exposure to traffic-related air pollution via geographic information sy

Journal: Environmental Health Perspectives, vol. 117, no. 8, 2009