2009 Summit: Environmentally Responsible Development of Nanotechnology

2009 Environmental Health Summit

October 8-9, 2009

North Carolina Biotechnology Center

Research Triangle Park, NC

Identifying critical issues in nano-enabled product development and manufacturing and exploring the nanomanufacturing landscape; so that businesses can overcome barriers to success related to environmental/occupational health concerns. The outcome of this Summit is a guidance document to highlight these critical issues and provide business and policymakers with recommendations about how to successfully address them.

The Summit was presented as part of Duke University’s Integrated Toxicology and Environmental Health Program (ITEHP) Seminar Series which receives partial support from Duke University’s Superfund Research Center (NIEHS / P42 ES010356-09).

Summit Supporters


SRA International
http://www.sra.com/


RTI International
http://www.rti.org/


National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
http://www.niehs.nih.gov/


Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University
http://www.nicholas.duke.edu/index.html


UNC School of Public Health
http://www.sph.unc.edu/


North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources
http://www.enr.state.nc.us/


Research Triangle Foundation of North Carolina
http://www.rtp.org/main/index.php


The Hamner Institutes for Health Sciences
http://www.thehamner.org/


North Carolina Division of Public Health
http://www.ncpublichealth.com/


North Carolina Biotechnology Center
http://www.ncbiotech.org/


Environmental Protection Agency
http://www.epa.gov/


Fleishman Hillard International Communications
http://www.fleishman.com


VisionPoint Marketing
http://www.visionpointmarketing.com


Center for the Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology
http://www.ceint.duke.edu/


UNC Institute for Advanced Materials, Nanoscience & Technology
http://www.advancedmaterials.unc.edu/


Carolina Center of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence
http://carolinaccne.org/


NC State Nanotechnology Initiative
http://ncsu.edu/nano/about/


Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
http://www.lawbc.com/


NC Center of Innovation for Nanobiotechnology
http://www.nc-coin.org/


Duke Integrated Toxicology and Environmental Health Program
http://toxicology.geneimprint.com/


Hunton & Williams
http://www.hunton.com/