Rising American expectations for a larger public role to prevent chemical accidents
Article first published online: 17 JUN 2004
Copyright © 1990 American Institute of Chemical Engineers
Volume 9, Issue 3, pages 186–190, July 1990
How to Cite
Poje, G. V. (1990), Rising American expectations for a larger public role to prevent chemical accidents. Plant/Oper. Prog., 9: 186–190. doi: 10.1002/prsb.720090321
- Issue published online: 17 JUN 2004
- Article first published online: 17 JUN 2004
Last year the President articulated an important national goal: People living near industrial facilities should not have to fear for their health.
President George Bush. June 12, 1989
Serious policy initiatives to guarantee freedom from fear must contain provisions to prevent chemical accidents through an open, cooperative dialogue involving community safety advocates, organized labor, and industry.