Hazardous Chemicals in Products and Processes: Substitution as an Innovative Process by Andreas Ahrens
Publisher: Physica-Verlag HD; 1 edition (December 1, 2005) | ISBN: 3790816426 | Pages: 152 | PDF | 1.17 MB
Substitution of hazardous substances is a prioritised objective in chemical regulation and risk management. However, it is experienced as a tough task with often inconsistent results. Based on thirteen case studies, this book analyzes substitution as an innovation process and attempts to give answers to the following questions: Why and under which circumstances are companies able and willing to substitute hazardous substances?