Policy Choices

You should be able to make the connection between environmental epidemiology and environmental health policy. The connections between the two factors are and should be impacted by the risks posed by waste in a community. You should be able to demonstrate through risk calculations the need or irrelevancy of forming environmental policies.

Refer to the water contamination scenario:

Research the topic further and cite at least three additional sources.

Based on your research, respond to the following:

  1. Recommend the most effective policy for minimizing risks to all residents in the area.
  2. Describe the risks, benefits, and exposure considerations that should be used to develop health policies for toxic substances in Centervale.
  3. Give reasons to support your statements.

Write your initial response in approximately 200 words. Apply APA standards to citation of sources.