Household energy, air pollution and healt in MaputoLanguage: English Publisher: Stockholm: SEI, 1997Description: 88 p. cuadrosISSN: 91-88714-11-XSubject(s): Contaminación | Producción de Energía | Biomasa | Salud | MozambiqueDDC classification: 363.738
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A survey was carried out in 118 low - income households in Maputo, Mozambique, in order toasess the degree of exposure to air pollution and health effects associated with this exposure. The hypothesis was that pollution from biomass fuels, especially wood, impairs athe health of the women using them, and that it would be possible to discern this effect in a general population...