Definition of environmental health in US English:

environmental health

noun

  • 1The branch of public health concerned with monitoring or mitigating those factors in the environment that affect human health and disease.

    as modifier ‘air pollution is a huge environmental health issue’
    1. 1.1 The condition of the environment in a particular region, especially as regards ecological diversity or pollution.
      ‘the analysis focused on 18 seabird species that are indicators of the environmental health of Puget Sound’