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Cover for The politics and economics of nitrate.

This chapter covers the effects of the EU Common Agricultural Policy on nitrogen use by UK farmers. Individual section describe the reaction to the nitrate problem, the EC 50 mg/l nitrate limit, and medical evidence. In the latter case, nitrate in drinking water caused two main health concerns,...

Author(s)
Addiscott, T. M.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851999135)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Risk.

In this chapter, risk is discussed in terms of the meaning of the word, financial risk and economic models. Further sections address: Risks to humans and the environment; Assessing environmental risk; Models, including a subsection on ecotoxicology; Risk and the Bayes Equation; The precautionary...

Author(s)
Addiscott, T. M.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851999135)
Type
Book chapter