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Occupational safety and health in nanotechnology and Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development

Murashov, Vladimir and Engel, Stefan and Savolainen, Kai and Fullam, Brian and Lee, Michelle and Kearns, Peter (2009) Occupational safety and health in nanotechnology and Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development. Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 11 (7). pp. 1587-1591.

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Abstract

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), an intergovernmental organization, is playing a critical global role in ensuring that emerging technologies, such as nanotechnology, are developed responsibly. This article describes OECD activities around occupational safety and health of nanotechnology and provides state-of-the-science overview resulting from an OECD workshop on exposure assessment and mitigation for nanotechnology workplace.

Item Type:Article
Subjects:Social and Political Science > Societal and ethical aspects of nanotechnology
Risk > Environment, health and safety aspects of nanotechnology
ID Code:7710
Deposited By:Lesley Tobin
Deposited On:30 Mar 2010 13:14
Last Modified:30 Mar 2010 13:14

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