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RECORD NUMBER: 13 OF 22
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Nanotechnology : health and environmental risks /|
|Author||Shatkin, Jo Anne.|
|Publisher||CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group,|
|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.|
|Collation||xix, 167 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.|
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.