The Greening of Industry (Hardcover)
A Risk Management Approach (Harvard Centre for Risk Analysis S)
Harvard School of Public Health, Frangois-Xav, 9780674363274, 304pp.
Publication Date: March 17, 1997
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Environmentalists often perceive the risk management approach to environmental and public health policy as a tool to block regulation of industrial pollution. In contrast, this book presents six case studies which provide examples of how federal risk-based regulation has encouraged industry's investment in pollution control. The book traces the impact of risk management on the regulation of lead in gasoline, ozone-depleting chemicals, and emissions from the drycleaning, pulp and paper, coke, and municipal waste combuster industries.
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