Potential Environmental Benefits of Nanotechnology: July 15-17
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) is hosting a conference on Potential Environmental Benefits of Nanotechnology: Fostering Safe Innovation-Led Growth. The conference will take place July 15-17 at the OECD Conference Center in Paris, France. According to an OECD announcement, "the conference will cover both the opportunities and the challenges of the use of nanotechnologies for potential environmental benefit." Conference topics will fall into four key areas: pollution reduction; cleaner production; other benefits including environmental remediation; and societal drivers such as policy innovations, and business/NGO leadership. For more information, go to: www.oecd.org/document/40/0,3343,en_2649_37417_42323688_1_1_1_1,00.html.