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Atomic Energy

, Volume 118, Issue 2, pp 149–154 | Cite as

Environmental Safety Assessment of Krasnoyarsk Krai Based on a Public Health Risk Analysis

  • R. V. Arutyunyan
  • L. M. Vorob’eva
  • S. V. Panchenko
  • K. A. Pechkurova
  • S. M. Novikov
  • T. A. Shashina
  • N. S. Dodina
  • D. V. Goryaev
  • I. V. Tikhonova
  • S. V. Kurkatov
  • S. E. Skudarnov
  • O. Yu. Ivanova
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The environmental safety of Krasnoyarsk Krai, which possesses a large industrial potential, is evaluated using the methodology of public health risk analysis. It is shown that chemical contamination of the environment is one of the significant factors determining the health of the krai’s population. The effect of the radiation factor associated with the operation of the Mining and Chemical Combine is extremely limited compared with the sources of chemical risk. The radiation risk is 100–100,000 times lower than the chemical risks for public health.

Keywords

Chemical Contamination Global Fallout Average Yearly Concentration Contaminate Drinking Water Chemical Risk 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. V. Arutyunyan
    • 1
  • L. M. Vorob’eva
    • 1
  • S. V. Panchenko
    • 1
  • K. A. Pechkurova
    • 1
  • S. M. Novikov
    • 2
  • T. A. Shashina
    • 2
  • N. S. Dodina
    • 2
  • D. V. Goryaev
    • 3
  • I. V. Tikhonova
    • 3
  • S. V. Kurkatov
    • 4
  • S. E. Skudarnov
    • 4
  • O. Yu. Ivanova
    • 4
  1. 1.Institute of Problems in the Safe Development of Nuclear EnergyRussian Academy of Sciences (IBRAE RAN)MoscowRussia
  2. 2.Sysin Research Institute of Human Ecology and Environmental HygieneRussian Ministry of HealthMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Departament of the Federal Agency for Consumer Protection and Human Welfare (Rospotrebnadzor) in the Krasnoyarsk KraiKrasnoyarskRussia
  4. 4.Krasnoyarsk State Medical University (KrasGMU)Russian Ministry of HealthKrasnoyarskRussia

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