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October 31st, 2005

Environmentalists See Risks, Rewards In Nanotechnology

Abstract:
The huge promise and potential peril of nanotechnology has environmentalists in a quandary.

For now, green advocates appear to be cautiously optimistic about the technology. Many see it as a way to cut pollution and relieve human suffering. But they want to carefully assess nanotechnology as it evolves.

The National Institutes of Health, the Environmental Protection Agency and other agencies are all working with the NNI.

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