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December 11th, 2006

Berkeley to be first city to regulate nanotechnology

Abstract:
The use of subatomic materials as microscopic building blocks for thousands of consumer products has turned into a big business so quickly that few are monitoring the so-called nanotechnology's effects on health and the environment.

So Berkeley intends to be the first city to step into the breach and attempt to regulate the nascent but fast-growing industry.

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