Accession Number PB2013-102075
Title Science for Environmental Protection: The Road Ahead.
Publication Date 2012
Media Count 250p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract In anticipation of future environmental science and engineering challenges and technologic advances, EPA asked the National Research Council (NRC) to assess the overall capabilities of the agency to develop, obtain, and use the best available scientific and technologic information and tools to meet persistent, emerging, and future mission challenges and opportunities. The NRC was also asked to identify and assess transitional options to strengthen the agencys capability to pursue and use scientific information and tools. In response, the NRC convened the Committee on Science for EPAs Future, which prepared the present report.
Keywords Climate change
Ecology
Environment
Environmental protection
Environmental Protection Agency
Human health
Intervention
Pollution
Prevention
Remediation
Science
Scientists


 
Source Agency Environmental Protection Agency General
National Academy of Science National Research Council
NTIS Subject Category 68 - Environmental Pollution & Control
57H - Ecology
44G - Environmental & Occupational Factors
Corporate Author National Research Council, Washington, DC. Division on Earth and Life Studies.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1306
Contract Number EPA-EP-C-09-003

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