Environment and pharmaceuticals – pharmaceutical waste and public health: the practice implications for pharmaceutical waste disposal
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Presentation
- By: BRENNAN, Cindi (University of Washington Academic Medical Centers/Pharmacy Services, Seattle, United States of America)
Over the past decade or more, the discovery of a variety of pharmaceuticals in surface, ground, and drinking waters around the world has raised concerns about the potentially adverse environmental consequences of these products. Small concentrations of pharmaceuticals have shown effects on aquatic species and possibly on human health and.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.