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Chemicals and Hazardous Substances

David Vogel

in The Politics of Precaution: Regulating Health, Safety, and Environmental Risks in Europe and the United States

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691124162
eISBN:
9781400842568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691124162.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter looks at American and European policies toward the risks of chemicals and hazardous substances. The 1976 Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) significantly strengthened American chemical ... More


The Politics of Precaution: Regulating Health, Safety, and Environmental Risks in Europe and the United States

David Vogel

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691124162
eISBN:
9781400842568
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691124162.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book examines the politics of consumer and environmental risk regulation in the United States and Europe over the last five decades, explaining why America and Europe have often regulated a wide ... More


Estimating environmental exposure

G. A. Zapponi

in Geographical and Environmental Epidemiology: Methods for Small Area Studies

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780192622358
eISBN:
9780191723636
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192622358.003.0015
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the main aspects of exposure assessment. The assessment of environmental exposure of hazardous substances includes the measurement of environmental and food concentrations of ... More


Product Requirements

Charles R. McElwee

in Environmental Law in China: Mitigating Risk and Ensuring Compliance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780195390018
eISBN:
9780190259730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195390018.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter focuses on regulations for manufactures and importers of products used in China that contain hazardous substances. These include the Chinese version of the European Directive ... More


Recognizing and Preventing Occupational and Environmental Disease and Injury

Rosemary K. Sokas, Barry S. Levy, David H. Wegman, and Sherry L. Baron

in Occupational and Environmental Health

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190662677
eISBN:
9780190662707
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190662677.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter describes various approaches to recognizing and preventing occupational and environmental disease and injury from primarily a clinical perspective. It describes in detail the ... More


Rights in Tangible Objects

John G Sprankling

in The International Law of Property

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199654543
eISBN:
9780191747946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654543.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

This chapter and the next four chapters analyze how international law affects rights in specific types of property. Property rights in tangible objects are addressed in this chapter. The doctrines ... More


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