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Precautionary principles and risk analysis

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Wilson, R. ; Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA, USA

I trace the development of precautionary principles, starting with radiation protection, to the regulations in place in the year 2002 and to the formulation by the European Union of the Precautionary Principle, and their relation to risk analysis, including cost benefit analysis.

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Technology and Society Magazine, IEEE  (Volume:21 ,  Issue: 4 )