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Economic benefits of methylmercury exposure control in Europe: Monetary value of neurotoxicity prevention

Overview of attention for article published in Environmental Health, January 2013
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8 news outlets
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3 blogs
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4 policy sources
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25 X users
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7 Facebook pages
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1 Google+ user
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2 YouTube creators

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Title
Economic benefits of methylmercury exposure control in Europe: Monetary value of neurotoxicity prevention
Published in
Environmental Health, January 2013
DOI 10.1186/1476-069x-12-3
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Authors

Martine Bellanger, Céline Pichery, Dominique Aerts, Marika Berglund, Argelia Castaño, Mája Čejchanová, Pierre Crettaz, Fred Davidson, Marta Esteban, Marc E Fischer, Anca Elena Gurzau, Katarina Halzlova, Andromachi Katsonouri, Lisbeth E Knudsen, Marike Kolossa-Gehring, Gudrun Koppen, Danuta Ligocka, Ana Miklavčič, M ccccFátima Reis, Peter Rudnai, Janja Snoj Tratnik, Pál Weihe, Esben Budtz-Jørgensen, Philippe Grandjean, DEMO/COPHES

Abstract

Due to global mercury pollution and the adverse health effects of prenatal exposure to methylmercury (MeHg), an assessment of the economic benefits of prevented developmental neurotoxicity is necessary for any cost-benefit analysis.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 4 2%
Belgium 2 <1%
Sweden 1 <1%
Portugal 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
Indonesia 1 <1%
Unknown 197 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 48 23%
Student > Master 33 16%
Student > Ph. D. Student 25 12%
Student > Bachelor 19 9%
Other 16 8%
Other 37 18%
Unknown 29 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 38 18%
Environmental Science 31 15%
Medicine and Dentistry 19 9%
Chemistry 11 5%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 9 4%
Other 50 24%
Unknown 49 24%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 119. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 30 June 2023.
All research outputs
#339,761
of 24,935,186 outputs
Outputs from Environmental Health
#102
of 1,578 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#2,361
of 293,788 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Environmental Health
#2
of 23 outputs
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