Green Chemistry in California: A Framework for Leadership in Chemicals Policy and Innovation

@article{Wilson2006GreenCI,
  title={Green Chemistry in California: A Framework for Leadership in Chemicals Policy and Innovation},
  author={M. Wilson and D. Chia and Bryan C Ehlers},
  journal={NEW SOLUTIONS: A Journal of Environmental and Occupational Health Policy},
  year={2006},
  volume={16},
  pages={365 - 372}
}
  • M. Wilson, D. Chia, Bryan C Ehlers
  • Published 2006
  • Engineering, Medicine
  • NEW SOLUTIONS: A Journal of Environmental and Occupational Health Policy
  • This article summarizes a University of California chemicals policy report commissioned by the California Legislature. The report makes the case that long-standing weaknesses in the Toxic Substances Control Act have produced a flawed chemicals market in the U.S. that “undervalues” the hazardous properties of chemicals relative to their function, price, and performance. These market conditions have dampened industry interest in cleaner chemical technologies, such as green chemistry. A new U.S… CONTINUE READING
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