Top ten causes of death from the environment
The main message emerging from this new comprehensive global assessment is that premature death and disease can be prevented through healthier environments – and to a significant degree.
- Press release: Quantifying environmental health impacts, WHO, 2016.
- Image source: quantifying_ehimpacts infographic.
- Download the “Preventing disease through healthy environments: a global assessment of the burden of disease from environmental risks” 2016 report, PDF 2.41Mb.
- Download the “Preventing disease through healthy environments: towards an estimate of the environmental burden of disease“, 2006 report, PDF, 8.4Mb.