Economic valuation in formaldehyde regulation

  title={Economic valuation in formaldehyde regulation},
  author={Alistair Hunt and Nick Dale},
  journal={OECD Environment Working Papers},
  • A. Hunt, N. Dale
  • Published 6 June 2018
  • Business
  • OECD Environment Working Papers
This paper gives an overview of economic assessments of the benefits of the control of formaldehyde and reflects on developments in its risk management and regulation. Formaldehyde is used in the manufacture of resins, as a disinfectant and fixative and as a preservative in consumer products. Formaldehyde exposure can be harmful to human health. 

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