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January 10th, 2008

Lack of nanotechnology safety roadmap hindering companies

Abstract:
A US survey of New England-based nanotechnology companies has found that these firms lack a clear roadmap of government environmental, health and safety (EHS) expectations and regulations for successful commercialization, as well as the information needed to meet those expectations.

The Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies conducted the survey to discover how firms in almost every sector of the economy address the possible environmental, health and safety impacts of new nanoscale materials and products.

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