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Record information and status
Record ID
48516
Status
Published
Date of creation
2009-04-02 16:37 UTC (andrew.bowers@cbd.int)
Date of last update
2012-05-09 20:13 UTC (dina.abdelhakim@cbd.int)
Date of publication
2012-05-09 20:13 UTC (dina.abdelhakim@cbd.int)

General Information
Title
Science and Decisions: Advancing Risk Assessment
Author
Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology (BEST); Earth and Life Studies (DELS)
Organization(s) involved in the publication of this resource
Dottie Lewis
Director
Publishing Services
National Academies Press
500 Fifth Street NW
Lockbox 285
Washington, DC
United States of America, 20055
Phone:+202 334 2409
Fax:+202 334 2451
Email:dlewis@nas.edu
Language(s)
  • English
Publication date
2008
Subject
Summary, abstract or table of contents
This book is a complement to the 1983 National Academies book, Risk Assessment in the Federal Government. The earlier book established a framework for the concepts and conduct of risk assessment that has been adopted by numerous expert committees, regulatory agencies, and public health institutions. This new book embeds these concepts within a broader framework for risk-based decision-making.
Thematic areas
Background material to the “Guidance on risk assessment of living modified organisms”
Is this document is recommend as background material for the “Guidance on Risk Assessment of Living Modified Organisms”
Yes
Section(s) of the “Guidance on Risk Assessment of Living Modified Organisms” this background material is relevant
Additional Information
Type of resource
  • Book / Book chapter
Identifier
ISBN-10: 0-309-12046-2; ISBN-13: 978-0-309-12046-3
Publisher and its location
National Academy of Science USA
Format
424 page book