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Community Public Health Fact Sheet

EPA’s Community Public Health (CPH) project in the Office of Research and Development (ORD) produces high quality science and tools for understanding and assessing environmental risks and ecosystem goods and services (EGS). The work is designed to support decision-makers at all levels concerned with sustaining and promoting environmental quality, economic vitality, and human health and well-being in their communities.

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