- Review/view the following:
- Video: Rubbertown
- Explore the type and extent of toxic chemicals in your community at: http://toxmap.nlm.nih.gov/toxmap/
- Review air quality data in the United States at: http://www.airnow.gov/
Complete the following:
- summarize which toxic chemical(s) or air pollutant may be most problematic in the area in warren county NJ.
- They increase the risk of which disease(s)?
- Do you think the community is aware of the problem(s)?
- Give an example of how public health nurses can facilitate change in the community and help prevent environmental threats to health.