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Risk assessment in the federal government [electronic resource] : managing the process /
Committee on the Institutional Means for Assessment of Risks to Public Health, Commission on Life Sciences, National Research Council.
imprint
Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1983.
description
xii, 191 p.
ISBN
0309033497 (pbk.), 9780309033497 (pbk.)
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imprint
Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1983.
isbn
0309033497 (pbk.)
9780309033497 (pbk.)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
catalogue key
11512710
 
Bibliography: p. 181-189.
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The regulation of potentially hazardous substances has become a controversial issue. This volume evaluates past efforts to develop and use risk assessment guidelines, reviews the experience of regulatory agencies with different administrative arrangements for risk assessment, and evaluates various proposals to modify procedures. The book's conclusions and recommendations can be applied across the entire field of environmental health.

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