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The US must help set international standards for nanotechnology.

Authors
Murashov-V; Howard-J
Source
Nat Nanotechnol 2008 Nov; 3(11):635-636
NIOSHTIC No.
20034832
Abstract
International standards have a crucial role in supporting global trade and protecting human health and the environment. US government agencies and the private sector must become more involved in international efforts to establish such standards, and representatives from all nations must ensure that all standards are based on sound science.
Keywords
Health-programs; Health-protection; Health-standards; Protective-measures; Public-health; Environmental-health; Environmental-health-monitoring; Environmental-medicine; Occupational-health; Occupational-health-programs; Occupational-medicine-programs; Occupational-exposure
Contact
Vladimir Murashov, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC 20201
Publication Date
20081101
Document Type
Editorial; Journal Article; Academic/Scholarly
Email Address
vladimir.murashov@cdc.hhs.gov
Fiscal Year
2009
Issue of Publication
11
ISSN
1748-3387
NIOSH Division
OD
Source Name
Nature Nanotechnology
State
DC
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