According to WHO, environmental health includes aspects of human health, including quality of life, that are determined by the physical, chemical, biological, social, psychosocial and aesthetic factors of our environment. It is a area that has a dual complexity: that of ecosystems with their various functions and that of Homo sapiens, an invasive and engineering species that is modifying the ecosystems of the whole planet. Environment and Health broadens the many aspects of the entanglement of these two complexities and to highlight the challenges that need to be overcome to improve human health in a rapidly changing environment.

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