TITLE

Nanomaterials Are Widely Used in Commerce, but EPA Faces Challenges in Regulating Risk

AUTHOR(S)
Mittal, Anu K.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;6/25/2010, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses nanomaterials that are widely used by companies in the U.S. It notes that a variety of products that incorporates nanomaterials already available in commerce is identified by the Government Accountability Office (GAO). The eight sectors identified are automotive, defense and aerospace, electronics and computers, energy and environment, food and agriculture, housing and construction, medical and pharmaceutical, and personal care, cosmetics and other consumer products.
ACCESSION #
52248268

 

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