TITLE

Environment agency invites nanotechnology talks

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/30/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 41, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been seeking public consultation on the risks and benefits of nanotechnology. The EPA will use the consultation to design and develop a stewardship programme. According to the EPA, the stewardship programme will complement new and existing chemical initiatives under the Toxic Substances Control Act, and will provide a firm scientific foundation for regulatory decisions.
ACCESSION #
23132840

 

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