A research strategy for environmental, health and safety aspects of engineered nanomaterials

by National Research Council (U.S.). Committee to Develop a Research Strategy for Environmental, Health, and Safety Aspects of Engineered Nanomaterials

Publisher: National Academies Press in Washington, D.C

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Subjects:

  • Nanostructured materials,
  • Nanotechnology,
  • Government policy,
  • Risk assessment,
  • Research

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StatementCommittee to Develop a Research Strategy for Environmental, Health, and Safety Aspects of Engineered Nanomaterials ; Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology ; Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology, Division on Earth and Life Sciences ; National Materials and Manufacturing Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council of the National Academies
ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, National Research Council (U.S.). National Materials and Manufacturing Board, National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology
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LC ClassificationsT174.7 .N396 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 211 p. :
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25403325M
ISBN 100309253284
ISBN 109780309253284
LC Control Number2011278396
OCLC/WorldCa778423891

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This new Format: Paperback. OVERVIEW. Chapter 2 developed a conceptual framework for considering environmental, health, and safety (EHS) risks related to nanomaterials and to help prioritize activities within a strategic research overarching principles were developed to guide the development of strategic research and to identify ENMs requiring particular attention; emergent risk.

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This report follows up the report A Research Strategy for Environmental, Health, and Safety Aspects of Engineered Nanomaterials, which presented a strategic approach for developing the science and research infrastructure needed to address uncertainties regarding the potential environmental, health, and safety risks posed by ENMs.

A research strategy for environmental, health, and safety aspects of engineered nanomaterials presents a strategic approach for developing the science and research infrastructure needed to address uncertainties regarding the potential EHS risks of ENMs.

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To maximize benefits and minimize potential risks from nanotechnology, the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) agencies have developed a research strategy specifically focused on environmental, health, and safety (EHS) aspects of the field.

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