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Erratum to: Why Do We Need to Know What the Public Thinks About Nanotechnology?

Cormick, Craig (2010) Erratum to: Why Do We Need to Know What the Public Thinks About Nanotechnology? NanoEthics, 4 (1). p. 89.

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Abstract

There was an error in the article ‘Why do we need to know what the public thinks about nanotechnology?’ by Craig Cormick. The Friends of the Earth Report ‘Out of the Laboratories and onto our plates’, did in fact include references to survey data supporting the statement that “early studies of public opinion show that given the ongoing scientific uncertainty about the safety of manufactured nanomaterials in food additives, ingredients and packaging, people do not want to eat nanofoods”. The following statement by the author was incorrect this may or may not be true, but with no reference to the surveys it is hard to know. Nanoethics (2010) 4:89 DOI 10.1007/s11569-010-0085-8 The

Item Type:Article
Subjects:Social and Political Science > Societal and ethical aspects of nanotechnology
NanoSafety > Environment, health and safety aspects of nanotechnology
ID Code:8852
Deposited By:Lesley Tobin
Deposited On:23 Apr 2010 12:39
Last Modified:23 Apr 2010 12:39

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