Environnement, Risques & Santé


Perceptions et attentes
sur la gestion des risques incertains
des biotechnologies émergentes aux Pays-Bas Volume 20, issue 1, January-February 2021


This news is based on the following article: Bouchaut B, Asveld L. Safe-by-Design: Stakeholders’ perceptions and expectations of how to deal with uncertain risks of emerging biotechnologies in the Netherlands. Risk Analysis 2020 ; 40 : 1632-44. doi : 10.1111/risa.13501


This article describes Safe by Design, a commendable and ambitious concept, especially when it starts with imperfect materials of diverse origins and continues through each stage of development, right up to end use, with the lowest possible pollution.