Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
      • Why look at environment and health?
      • How does this report help?
      • What are the main findings?
      • What don't we know?
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • 1.1 Australia's environment at a glance
      • 1.2 Environment and the global burden of disease
      • 1.3 Governance and policy
      • 1.4 Definition of key terms used in this report
      • 1.5 Selection of environmental factors
      • 1.6 Review methods and scope
      • 1.7 Structure of this report
    • 2 Understanding the relationship between environment and health
      • 2.1 Environmental health surveillance
      • 2.2 Complications and confounders
    • 3 The natural environment
      • 3.1 Introduction
      • 3.2 Air temperature
      • 3.3 Extreme weather events
      • 3.4 Ultraviolet radiation
      • 3.5 Food safety and water quality
      • 3.6 Vector populations
      • 3.7 Outdoor air quality
    • 4 The built environment
      • 4.1 Introduction
      • 4.2 Indoor air quality
      • 4.3 Walkability
      • 4.4 Transport
      • 4.5 Green space
      • 4.6 Environmental noise
      • 4.7 Overcrowding in housing
      • 4.8 Housing condition
      • 4.9 Hazards in and around the home
      • 4.10 Water fluoridation
  • End matter
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • List of boxes