Environmental justice in a French industrial region: are polluting industrial facilities equally distributed?

@article{Viel2011EnvironmentalJI,
  title={Environmental justice in a French industrial region: are polluting industrial facilities equally distributed?},
  author={J. F. Viel and Mathieu H{\"a}gi and Erika Upegui and Lucie Laurian},
  journal={Health & place},
  year={2011},
  volume={17 1},
  pages={257-62}
}
Recent studies have suggested that minority or deprived groups are subject to the additional burden of a polluted living environment. Our goal is to determine whether such environmental inequalities occur in France's leading industrial region, using detailed socio-economic data and advanced Bayesian methods. Associations between proximity to hazardous… CONTINUE READING