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126. The Health Effects of Particulates

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This Environmental Studies Factsheet explains:
• The nature and sources of particulates.
• Evidence linking particulates to the incidence of heart and respiratory disease.
• Typical exam questions on this topic.

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April 2010

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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