TITLE

Sustainability and Occupational Safety: White Papers for a Greener New Year

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Sandy
PUB. DATE
December 2016
SOURCE
EHS Today Exclusive Insight;12/21/2016, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) and the National Safety Council's Campbell Institute have launched white papers to examine occupational health and safety and sustainability.
ACCESSION #
120744361

 

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