Characterizing the Environmental, Health, and Safety Implications of Nanotechnology: Where Should the Federal Government Go From Here?

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ICF analyzes the U.S. Federal Government’s research efforts to answer environmental, health, and safety (EHS) questions about nanotechnology. The report describes an urgent need to chart a more aggressive course when it comes to answering such questions and concludes that sound management is as important as good science. In the report, ICF builds an integrated framework for addressing the challenge and provides 14 specific recommendations about the path forward for U.S. policy.

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Published: Dec 1, 2006
Source: ICF International

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