Dr. Anne Steinemann Publications on Fragrance

Dr. Anne C. Steinemann is an internationally recognized expert on pollutant exposures and associated health effects, including topics of indoor air quality, consumer product testing and evaluation, exposure assessment, and healthy homes and communities. She is currently Professor of Civil Engineering, and Chair of Sustainable Cities, at the University of Melbourne, Australia. She was previously Program Manager at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, U.C. San Diego, and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Professor of Public Affairs at the University of Washington. She was also a professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology, and a visiting professor at Stanford University, Florida Institute of Technology, and Linköping University in Sweden. Dr. Steinemann received her Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Stanford University.

Dr. Steinemann advises numerous governments, industries, and organizations on issues of environmental pollutants, public health, and water management, and has directed major federally funded research programs. Her work has been used to change practices and policies across the country, and formed the basis of federal and state legislation. In her public service, she has investigated more than 200 sick buildings to identify pollutant sources, reduce exposures, and improve people’s health.

Publications:

Article on Fragranced Products and Health Effects in the Australian Population
Fragranced Consumer Products: Exposures and Effects from Emissions
by Steinemann A, Preventive Medicine Reports, 2017.
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Article on Fragranced Products and Health Effects in the American Population
Fragranced Consumer Products: Exposures and Effects from Emissions
by Steinemann A, Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health, October, 2016.
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Article on Volatile Emissions from Common Consumer Products
Volatile Emissions from Common Consumer Products
by Steinemann A, Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health, March, 2015.
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Article on Air Fresheners and Indoor Air Quality
Ten Question Concerning Air Fresheners and Indoor Built Environments
by Steinemann A, Building and Environment, 111:279-284, 2017.
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Article on Green Buildings and Indoor Air Quality
Ten Question Concerning Green Buildings and Indoor Air Quality
by Steinemann A et al., Building and Environment, 112:351-358, 2017.
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Article on Fragranced Product Chemicals
Fragranced Consumer Products: Chemicals Emitted, Ingredients Unlisted
by Steinemann AC, MacGregor IC, Gordon SM, Gallagher LG, Davis AL, Ribeiro DS, and Wallace LA. Environmental Impact Assessment Review 31(3): 328–333, 2011.
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Article on Dryer Vent Emissions
Chemical Emissions from Residential Dryer Vents During Use of Fragranced Laundry Products
by Steinemann AC, Gallagher LG, Davis AL, and MacGregor IC. Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health DOI 10.1007/s11869-011-0156-1, 2011.
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Article on Prevalence of Fragrance Sensitivity
Prevalence of Fragrance Sensitivity in the American Population
by Caress SM, Steinemann AC. Journal of Environmental Health 71(7): 46-50, 2009.
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Article on Undisclosed Ingredients in Consumer Products
Fragranced Consumer Products and Undisclosed Ingredients
by Steinemann AC. Environmental Impact Assessment Review 29 (1): 32-38, 2009.
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