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    Toxic Traffic: Reducing the Risks

    Presented by at Museum of Science, Boston

    May 3, 2009


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    Toxic Traffic: Reducing the Risks

    Motor vehicles emit pollution that affects the environment and can harm human health triggering asthma and increasing the risks of cardiac and lung disease. What options can local policymakers consider to protect populations from these health risks? Explore the role human health might play in the future of urban and roadway planning, and the impact these actions could have upon traffic patterns, building regulations, and the economy. Join us...

    Motor vehicles emit pollution that affects the environment and can harm human health triggering asthma and increasing the risks of cardiac and lung disease. What options can local policymakers consider to protect populations from these health risks? Explore the role human health might play in the future of urban and roadway planning, and the impact these actions could have upon traffic patterns, building regulations, and the economy. Join us for this forum to get the facts about the risks of cardiac and respiratory disease from motor vehicle pollution, listen to the perspectives of others, and consider options that local officials might take to reduce health threats to the public.


    Museum of Science, Boston

    1 Science Park
    Boston, MA 02114

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    Admission Info:
    free


    General Day and Time Info:
    9:00 a.m.

    Parking:

    The Museum's on-site garage provides paid parking for approximately 850 cars on a first-come, first-served basis.



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