Accéder directement au contenu Accéder directement à la navigation
Article dans une revue

Nanotechnology: Political Spaces for Nanomaterials

Abstract : Nanomaterials have been the object of numerous public and private initiatives aiming to manage their risks and maximise their benefits. Proponents of nanotechnology programmes argue that their potential negative impacts need to be dealt with appropriately, and wish to integrate these concerns early in the industrial development of these substances. Science policy programmes do not provide a clear definition of the term "nanomaterials". Defining nanomaterials, however, has become a central concern. It is called for by manufacturers who wish to sell the "nano" quality of their products as well as by associations who wish to classify products in order to facilitate consumer choice or introduce constraints on production.
Type de document :
Article dans une revue
Liste complète des métadonnées

https://hal-mines-paristech.archives-ouvertes.fr/hal-00771496
Contributeur : Catherine Lucas <>
Soumis le : mardi 8 janvier 2013 - 17:32:21
Dernière modification le : samedi 19 septembre 2020 - 04:31:47

Identifiants

  • HAL Id : hal-00771496, version 1

Citation

Brice Laurent. Nanotechnology: Political Spaces for Nanomaterials. European Journal of Risk Regulation, Cambridge University Press, 2011, pp.577-582. ⟨hal-00771496⟩

Partager

Métriques

Consultations de la notice

188