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Main Title Nanotechnology : health and environmental risks /
Author Shatkin, Jo Anne.
Publisher CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group,
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 181069267
ISBN 9781420053630 (hardback : alk. paper); 1420053639 (hardback : alk. paper)
Subjects Nanotechnology--Risk assessment. ; Nanotechnology--Health aspects. ; Nanotechnology--Environmental aspects. ; Nanotechnology. ; Risk Assessment. ; Environmental Pollutants--toxicity. ; Occupational Exposure--adverse effects.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  T174.7.S52 2008 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/15/2008
EJEM  T174.7.S52 2008 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 02/16/2009
EKBM  T174.7.S52 2008 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 06/27/2008
ELBM  T174.7.S52 2008 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/27/2009
Collation xix, 167 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction : assessing nanotechnology health and environmental risks -- Defining risk assessment and how it is used for environmental protection, and its potential role for managing nanotechnology risks -- Sustainable nanotechnology development using risk assessment and applying life cycle thinking -- The state of the science : human health, toxicology, and nanotechnological risk / Brenda E. Barry -- The state of the science : environmental risks -- NANO LCRA : an adaptive screening-level life cycle risk assessment framework for nanotechnology -- Alternative approaches for life cycle risk assessment for nanotechnology and comprehensive environmental assessment / Jo Anne Shatkin and J. Michael Davis -- Current and proposed approaches for managing risks in occupational environments / Brenda E. Barry -- Ongoing international efforts to address risk issues for nanotechnology.