More than 40 years after former U.S. Surgeon General Jesse Steinfeld first exposed the potential health risks of secondhand smoke (SHS) in 1971,1 and nearly 30 years after a subsequent Surgeon General’s report stated that SHS causes lung cancer and other diseases,2 all U.S.
ACS CAN Comments on the National Center for Healthy Housing and American Public Health Association's Draft National Healthy Housing Standard
The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) provided comments on the National Center for Healthy Housing's and the American Public Health Association’s draft National Healthy Housing Standard. We provided recommendations for improvement regarding provisions related to secondhand smoke exposure in Section 5.4: Air