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Let’s Seal the Deal: Ban Coal Tar-Based Blacktop Sealant

RECESS! Time for lava monster, freeze tag, four square, and foot races! Playing outside on playgrounds, driveways, or blacktops are central to a child’s healthy lifestyle, and we want to keep it that way. 976 more words

Environmental Health

Growth Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Market Global 2024

Environmental health & safety tools are primarily used by companies to adhere with the environmental regulations and norms concerned with occupational and environmental health & safety. 356 more words

Technology

Eco-Friendly Fridays: Plastic bags

For the first eco-friendly post since the launch, we need to talk about plastic bags.

Sure, they’re mighty convenient. And that’s the main reason they’re still around and being used. 217 more words

Lifestyle

A Look Back: The Best of NACCHO Preparedness

By Anastasia Sonneman, NACCHO Communications Specialist

This story originally ran on NACCHO’s Preparedness Brief.

The year 2016 brought a whole new meaning to the importance of public health emergency preparedness. 1,597 more words

Community Health

Prevention is the best medicine: How to keep your kids safe from gun accidents

Turn on the local news in the US and, more often than not, you’ll hear a story about gun violence. Serious injuries and fatalities from guns occur far too often nowadays. 718 more words

Environmental Health

Overpopulation

Overpopulation is an undesirable condition where the number of existing human population exceeds the carrying capacity of Earth. Overpopulation is caused by number of factors. 1,484 more words

Global Health Issues

Rising Temperature

In recent years, scientists have noted a rapid increase in average temperatures throughout the country. According to a report from the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) 604 more words

Global Health Issues