EPA and Nanotechnology: Oversight for the 21st Century

Davies, Clarence. Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies. (2007) EPA and Nanotechnology: Oversight for the 21st Century. Technical Report. Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies.

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Abstract

This paper focuses on the need for an oversight system for nanotechnology that will identify any potential adverse health or environmental effects of the technology and prevent them from occurring. It analyzes the steps that must be taken to create such a system, particularly emphasizing the role of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Item Type: Monograph (Technical Report)
InterNano Taxonomy: Social and Economic Impacts > Policy and Regulation
Environment, Health, and Safety > Epidemiology
Social and Economic Impacts > Education
Environment, Health, and Safety > Human Health > Toxicology
Environment, Health, and Safety
Environment, Health, and Safety > Surveillance
Collections: Nanomanufacturing Report Collection
Depositing User: Danielle Federa
Date Deposited: 12 May 2009 18:18
Last Modified: 12 May 2009 18:18
URI: http://eprints.internano.org/id/eprint/65

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