For this weekâ€™s newspaper article, you decided to analyze the role of environmental health in your community. From your readings, your regionâ€™s air quality reports, and independent research, write a 2- to 3-page paper that addresses the following:
- What are the most pressing environmental hazards in your area (you can choose to research your state if your city or town is lacking data)? Begin by writing a brief analysis of the air, water, and soil quality in your region or town. Identify major pollutants or contaminants that are abundant in your environment.
- What are some of the concerns about the effects of these hazards on health and safety?