A review of health-based comparative risk assessments in the United States.

@article{Johnson2000ARO,
  title={A review of health-based comparative risk assessments in the United States.},
  author={Barry L. Johnson},
  journal={Reviews on environmental health},
  year={2000},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={273-87}
}
Comparing the risks posed by specific environmental hazards has become attractive to policy makers and legislative bodies as an aid to budgeting and other policy decisions. This paper reviews the human health-based findings from the first federal comparative risk assessment project and subsequent reviews conducted by 15 states and local government agencies… CONTINUE READING