Miriam Rotkin-Ellman

Summary

Affiliation: Natural Resources Defense Council
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Seafood contamination after the BP Gulf oil spill and risks to vulnerable populations: a critique of the FDA risk assessment
    Miriam Rotkin-Ellman
    Natural Resources Defense Council, San Francisco, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:157-61. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Arsenic contamination in New Orleans soil: temporal changes associated with flooding
    Miriam Rotkin-Ellman
    Health and Environment Program, Natural Resources Defense Council, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Environ Res 110:19-25. 2010
  3. pmc Airborne mold and endotoxin concentrations in New Orleans, Louisiana, after flooding, October through November 2005
    Gina M Solomon
    Natural Resources Defense Council, San Francisco, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1381-6. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Six climate change-related events in the United States accounted for about $14 billion in lost lives and health costs
    Kim Knowlton
    Health and Environment Program, Natural Resources Defense Council, New York City, NY, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:2167-76. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Seafood contamination after the BP Gulf oil spill and risks to vulnerable populations: a critique of the FDA risk assessment
    Miriam Rotkin-Ellman
    Natural Resources Defense Council, San Francisco, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:157-61. 2012
    ..In response to the oil spill, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) developed risk criteria and established thresholds for allowable levels [levels of concern (LOCs)] of PAH contaminants in Gulf Coast seafood...
  2. doi request reprint Arsenic contamination in New Orleans soil: temporal changes associated with flooding
    Miriam Rotkin-Ellman
    Health and Environment Program, Natural Resources Defense Council, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Environ Res 110:19-25. 2010
    ..Diminution of the quantity of sediment at many locations has significantly reduced overall soil arsenic concentrations, but some locations remain of concern for potential long-term soil contamination...
  3. pmc Airborne mold and endotoxin concentrations in New Orleans, Louisiana, after flooding, October through November 2005
    Gina M Solomon
    Natural Resources Defense Council, San Francisco, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1381-6. 2006
    ..The hurricanes and flooding in New Orleans, Louisiana, in October and November 2005 resulted in damp conditions favorable to the dispersion of bioaerosols such as mold spores and endotoxin...
  4. doi request reprint Six climate change-related events in the United States accounted for about $14 billion in lost lives and health costs
    Kim Knowlton
    Health and Environment Program, Natural Resources Defense Council, New York City, NY, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:2167-76. 2011
    ..Our analysis provides scientists and policy makers with a methodology to use in estimating future health costs related to climate change and highlights the growing need for public health preparedness...