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Title: The devil that we know: lead (Pb) replacement policies under conditions of scientific uncertainty
Authors: Ogunseitan, Dele
Schoenung, Julie
Saphores, Jean-Daniel
Shapiro, Andrew
Bhuie, Amrit
Kang, Hai-Yong
Nixon, Hilary
Stein, Antionette
Keywords: Pb-free
Issue Date: Jun-2003
Publisher: Pasadena, CA : Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2003.
Citation: IMPAS, Israel, June 18, 2003
Abstract: Engineering and economic considerations are typical driving forces behind the selection of specific chemicals used in the manufacture of consumer products. Only recently has post-consumer environmental impact become part of the major considerations during the initial phases of product design. Therefore, reactive, rather than proactive strategies have dominated the consideration of environmental and health issues in product design.
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